Trump International Hotel and Tower (New York City)

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Coordinates: 40°46′07″N 73°58′54″W / 40.768582°N 73.981633°W / 40.768582; -73.981633

Trump International Hotel and Tower

The Trump International Hotel and Tower is a high-rise building, located at 1 Central Park West on Columbus Circle between Broadway and Central Park West, in Manhattan, New York City. The building is 579 ft (176 m) tall.[1]

It is owned by the General Electric Pension Trust and features hotel rooms and residential condominiums. The building was originally the Gulf and Western, designed by Thomas E. Stanley and built in 1969.[2] Between 1995 and 1997, the building was stripped to its skeleton and given a new facade designed by Philip Johnson and Costas Kondylis.

The building is used as the setting of the 2011 comedy crime film Tower Heist.

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  1. ^ http://www.nyc-architecture.com/UWS/UWS001.htm
  2. ^ White, Norval & Willensky, Elliot (2000). AIA Guide to New York City (4th ed.). New York: Three Rivers Press. ISBN 978-0-8129-3107-5. , p.316

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