500 Fifth Avenue
|500 Fifth Avenue|
|Location||New York City, United States|
|Coordinates||40°45′14″N 73°58′53″W / 40.753836°N 73.981279°W|
|Owner||1472 Broadway, Inc.|
|Roof||709 feet (216 m)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Shreve Lamb & Harmon Associates|
|Developer||Walter J. Salmon, Sr.|
500 Fifth Avenue, located between West 42nd and 43rd Streets in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, is a 60-floor, 709-foot (216 m) office tower built in 1929-31 and designed by the firm of Shreve, Lamb & Harmon in the Art Deco style. Constructed for Walter J. Salmon, Sr., it is adjacent to Bryant Park and the Salmon Tower Building, also built for Salmon.
The building was designated a New York City Landmark in 2010.
New York City portal
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