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Look Up: The Midtown Hotel That Set the Standard for Overnight Stays

Look Up: The Midtown Hotel That Set the Standard for Overnight Stays

Credit the Wolcott with miniature toiletries.

Look Up: A Center for Sin in New York's Tenderloin District, Now Flatiron

Look Up: A Center for Sin in New York's Tenderloin District, Now Flatiron

The Grand Hotel was a fixture of New York's red-light district.

Look Up: Martinis and Old School Stars at the Knickerbocker

Look Up: Martinis and Old School Stars at the Knickerbocker

The story of the famed Times Square hotel.

Look Up: Carnegie Hall's Sliver Tower Gives the Venue a Postmodern Makeover

Look Up: Carnegie Hall's Sliver Tower Gives the Venue a Postmodern Makeover

Carnegie Hall Tower was designed by the famous Argentine architect César Pelli.

Look Up: Restrained Sculptures at the American Tract Society Building

Look Up: Restrained Sculptures at the American Tract Society Building

Skip Beekman Tower and check out this striking skyscraper instead.

Look Up: Throw a Cornice on That Building

Look Up: Throw a Cornice on That Building

This marvel on the Upper West Side boasts one of the most impressive in the city.

Look Up: The Ivy-Covered Building Where Jerry Seinfeld Worked as a Doorman

Look Up: The Ivy-Covered Building Where Jerry Seinfeld Worked as a Doorman

On the show Seinfeld.

Look Up: The Site of the NAACP's First Organizing Committee Meeting

Look Up: The Site of the NAACP's First Organizing Committee Meeting

The Cooper Union, a building that predicted the future.

Look Up: What's More Gothic than the New York Times?

Look Up: What's More Gothic than the New York Times?

A look at the second home of the paper.

Look Up: The Most Parisian Thing in New York

Look Up: The Most Parisian Thing in New York

Complete with a peg-legged statue.

Look Up: The Site of John Lennon's Murder

Look Up: The Site of John Lennon's Murder

A look at the Dakota, famous for the tragic shooting.

Look Up: Reflecting on Neil Denari's HL23, One Year Later

Look Up: Reflecting on Neil Denari's HL23, One Year Later

The best building of 2011 remains impressive.

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