The Waldorf Astoria New York hotel’s midtown Manhattan location puts it within walking distance of Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick's Cathedral, the Theater District and the best shopping and art galleries on Madison and Fifth Avenues. The hotel occupies a city block between Park and Lexington Avenues and 49th and 50th Streets. Three major airports - JFK, LaGuardia and Newark - are approximately 45-60 minutes travel time from the hotel.
New York is a city rich in history, architecture, shopping and entertainment.
From iconic Central Park to the stately St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Manhattan offers something for everyone. Art lovers, theater-goers and shoppers alike find more than enough to keep them busy and entertained in ‘the city that never sleeps.’
The Waldorf Astoria New York is one of many jewels from the Art Deco era of the 1920s. Enjoy other beautiful examples on the walking tour.
An Art Deco Walking Tour of Midtown Manhattan
At the height of the Art Deco period in the 1920s, midtown Manhattan was coming into its own as a business district. Many of the structures from that era still stand today. A few of these magnificent specimens of Art Deco design were chosen for a walking tour.
Surrounding The Waldorf Astoria New York are a number of must-see landmarks for both the visitor and resident.
Take in the view of midtown Manhattan from the observation deck of Rockefeller Center, or skate on the ice rink. Visit the zoo in Central Park, or stroll leisurely through this green oasis in the middle of the bustling city. Attend a service or simply appreciate the inspirational architecture of St. Patrick’s Cathedral.