This week, the under-construction One World Trade Center became the tallest skyscraper in New York City, as workers installed a column that made it a hair’s breadth higher than the Empire State Building’s 1,250-foot observation deck. Decades ago, there were other record holders, now dwarfed by newer buildings that represent New York’s ongoing architectural metamorphosis. Here, a visual history of the city’s changing skyline
This is the most creative place for kids in I have ever seen. Not only for bad weather! The museum moved to a new building between the village and Soho. It ish is wonderful and definately worth a visit for families with kids between 3 and 12. Bring a snack. Unfortunately the museum has not café.