476 5th Ave (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building), New York, NY
Library · Midtown East · 494 tips and reviews
Algonquin Hotel: Read our friend Dottie Parkerʼs words in “Dorothy Parker” located in the Main Reading Room-JFC 05-8, but it is a library so donʼt get caught bursting out in laughter at her famous wisecracks.
Algonquin Hotel: Thanks to a last minute decision to add a needle-thin spire through the crown of the building, Chrysler was championed the “Worldʼs Tallest Building” for eleven months in the 1930 “Race of The Sky”.
Monument / Landmark · Upper West Side · 5 tips and reviews
Algonquin Hotel: “Now I know the things I know, and I do the things I do; and if you do not like me so, to hell, my love, with you!” Dottie Parkerʼs sharp tongued wit was overheard daily at the Algonquin Round Table.
99 Gansevoort St (btwn 10th Ave & Washington St), New York, NY
Art Museum · Meatpacking District · 282 tips and reviews
Algonquin Hotel: The Whitneyʼs relocation to Gansevoort St. is to accommodate an increase in its collection of over four decades from 2,000 to 16,000 works and to allow more room for their 577,000 visitors per year.
General Entertainment · Theater District · 130 tips and reviews
Algonquin Hotel: Be smart, bring a friend since lines are long and you can only purchase a maximum of four tickets per person! Take turns holding places in line to check on deals and take bathroom or snack breaks.