Discover the hidden history of lower New York and learn how Frank W. Woolworth and his architect, Cass Gilbert, built the tallest building in world in 1913.
Hear the amazing story of how they changed the skyline of New York City forever.
- Spend some time taking in the glorious façade of the iconic Woolworth Building before entering its extraordinary lobby that was long-closed to the public.
- Visit all three areas of its magnificent main floor to see the barrel vaulting arches, Byzantine mosaics and unusual stained glass skylight.
- Peek into the old bank vault and see where the two subway entrances were on the lower level.
- Hear the stories, photograph the details and marvel at that engineering of what was once the tallest building in the world.