5th Avenue

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New York's most prestigious thoroughfare, Fifth Avenue (between 34th and 57th Streets) is studded with striking landmark skyscrapers (the Empire State Building), and churches (St. Patrick's Cathedral), famed department stores (Macy's, Saks) and grand public buildings (the New York Public Library. In the late 19C Fifth Avenue was known as "Millionaires' Row," home to the Goulds, Astors and Vanderbilts.

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Empire State Building
Empire State Building
Strength and grace combine to make the
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The Morgan Library and Museum
The Morgan Library and Museum
This highly regarded institution houses
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Avenue of the Americas
Avenue of the Americas
An imposing line of 1960s skyscrapers
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Macy's
Macy's
Macy's is enormous. Rising 10 stories
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New-York Public Library
New-York Public Library
This Beaux-Arts masterpiece (1911) by
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Madison Avenue
Madison Avenue
This chic avenue cuts the block between
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Empire State Building
Empire State Building
Strength and grace combine to make the
1:00
Avenue of the Americas
Avenue of the Americas
An imposing line of 1960s skyscrapers
0:15
Macy's
Macy's
Macy's is enormous. Rising 10 stories
0:30
See all