Interesting facts is that skeptics vowed it would never withstand the notoriously windy corner where Fifth Ave. and Broadway cross paths. In the end, the 3,680-ton steel structure—one of the earliest of its kind—proved them wrong and its success became a catalyst for further development and uptown expansion.
In the park next door – Madison Square Park – is one of New York’s most popular sausage and hamburger places, the iconic Shake Shack.
Opposite is our favorite food heaven – Eataly. Don´t miss it.