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 and the globe outside the entrance

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 Trump Organization 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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