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General Electric Building

6th Ave., and 49th and 50th Sts., New York City, NY
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Rockefeller Center

The GE Building is the center of the Rockefeller Center, and the views of the building from 5th... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
MrSaturn64
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Tall Block building

General Electric Building is huge tall sky skipper building from NYC. Built very beautifully. As... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2016
priteshkulkarni
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6th Ave., and 49th and 50th Sts., New York City, NY
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

The GE Building is the center of the Rockefeller Center, and the views of the building from 5th Avenue are superb. The artwork inside and out, inspired by Greek Mythology, are also impressive, including the famous statue of Prometheus. Of course, this is the home...More

1  Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed 13 May 2016

General Electric Building is huge tall sky skipper building from NYC. Built very beautifully. As tourist you are not allowed to go inside.

Thank priteshkulkarni
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This building was right next to our hotel The Waldorf, we were peering in and somebody coming out said go in and have a proper look, so we did and the lobby is just breathtaking so glad we got to take a look and appreciate...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2015

So it's a little confusing, but it appears that there are in fact 2 GE Buildings in NYC. One of them is indeed on 6th Av between 49th and 50th and really seems to be part of the Rockefeller Centre and in my opinion is...More

1  Thank KGB777
Reviewed 17 February 2015

The General Electric (GE) Building on Lexington Avenue was built in 1931 and is one of the many Art Deco era skyscrapers that define the city landscape. What we love about the GE building is the elaborate crown, which elaborately tops the building tower. The...More

5  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Great place especially if you like SNL, Seinfeld, Friends, etc.. Great historic building, a must see in NYC.

Thank Parrot111
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Great art and detail went into building this classic tower. I enjoy old buildings and liked walking both outside and within this place.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

The restrained art deco style of this iconic building has definitely withstood the test of time, as it's still a great looking building. I prefer the more exuberant deco style of the Chrysler building however.

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Reviewed 22 August 2014

The GE building was known as The RCA building and then The Rockefeller Center and now it is known as The GE building.

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Home to NBC's Headquarters, the General Electric Building- or 30 Rock- is certainly impressive. I really liked the artwork on the facade of the entrance to the building, as well as the large bush outside of the building which was trimmed and shaped to look...More

1  Thank Russell C
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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
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