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The Municipal Building

Chambers and Centre streets, New York City, NY
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Chambers and Centre streets, New York City, NY
Financial District
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Passed by this building a lot during my walks to the office. Pretty interesting architecture, especially when viewing up close. Nice for New Yorkers and architecture buffs to see, but I would necessarily recommend travelers going out of their way to see.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The New York City archives has great information for those interested in family history. Birth, death and marriage records are available for early part of the 20th century, check their website for years and collection data. Make sure you pull marriage license in addition to...More

Thank repbrock
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Hi guys, while you are walking to the Brooklyn you should just have a quick look at building close to the city hall.

Thank FlorianchNYC
Reviewed 2 May 2017

At the beginning of the entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge walkway, it's definitely worth at look as a precursor to the New York City skyscraper. Notice the white tiled arcade made by the same Guastavino family that made the ones in the Lower Level of...More

Thank bigdlittlea
Reviewed 27 April 2017

-----Towering above City Hall and the Brooklyn Bridge and looking for all the world like the Kremlin in Moscow, the majestic Municipal Building houses the office of the City Clerk, holds city records such as the ownership of buildings, is the place where marriage licenses...More

Thank JOSEPH L
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I love walking around NYC. You find the coolest things when your not looking. This building is absolutely beautiful!!!

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The municipal building located next from Brooklyn bridge, close walking distance from China-town and canal. About 5 mins roughly walk to World Trade Center Memorial Park

Thank Nasir A
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Well, it's improved since I last came here 10 years ago because now they have free wifi and also workstations (need to have both in this day and age of technology) but the courthouse itself is old and dirty. The bathrooms are disgusting, try to...More

Thank Daphne G
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The beautiful exterior with the center tower topped by the gilded with 23.5-karat golf leaf statue "Civic Fame" is not matched by the cookie cutter insides, except each floor has two embellished elevator lobbies and the elevators themselves are excellent. The main lobbies on the...More

Thank NewYorkCityer
Reviewed 18 January 2017

this is an historic building with a grand entrance. Not sure you would want to tour this building, but the architecture is beautul

Thank 794ainsleyw
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Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
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