Alamo by Bernard (Tony) Rosenthal

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NoHo, New York
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  • Caitlin D.
    "Fantastic to use as a meeting spot,"(2 Tips)
    Time Out New York
    "massive steel sculpture"(2 Tips)
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  • Eric S.
    Eric ShineSeptember 16, 2014
    Few years back some kids turned it into a Rubik's cube. Google it!
  • Curbed
    CurbedMarch 19, 2014
    The first permanent contemporary outdoor sculpture installed in New York City. The 1967 piece has become a common meeting point and a site for pranks, plus it spins. So give it a whirl. Read more
  • marjo
    marjoSeptember 2, 2013
    Use your legs not your back.
  • Felipe D.
    Felipe De NegriAugust 31, 2013
    it spins!!
  • Greg O.
    Greg OryJune 15, 2013
    Did you know it spins?
  • Time Out New York
    Time Out New YorkApril 24, 2013
    The massive steel sculpture, officially titled Alamo, weighs in at one ton. People come to spin it, just as the artist intended. Read more
  • Caitlin D.
    Caitlin DeanMarch 17, 2013
    Fantastic to use as a meeting spot,
  • G D.
    G D LJanuary 8, 2013
    In honor of you Matt!
  • Alex G.
    Alex GuevaraDecember 30, 2012
    Yes! You can spin it! Don't be shy!
  • Glenn G.
    Glenn GentzkeNovember 14, 2012
    Spin it, duh.
  • Michelle C.
    Michelle ChuAugust 15, 2012
    Catch a live show!
  • Sean R.
    Sean Ransom SmithMay 21, 2012
    It's identical cousin "Endover" is in Ann Arbor on the U of M campus (behind the Union)
  • Madewell1937
    Madewell1937April 12, 2012
    Madewell's Denim Roadtrip will be at Astor Place on 4/12/12 on between 12-7pm. Stop by for some very special surprises, including a styling station, a hair-braiding bar and a secret deal.
  • Emily H.
    Emily HuiMarch 22, 2012
    It's a nice meeting spot. And people like to spin it, lol.
  • City Food Tours
    City Food ToursFebruary 15, 2012
    Meet your group and spin the cube, if you can!
  • Adrienne C.
    Adrienne CooperFebruary 11, 2012
    Where you'll meet your guide. If you turn the cube you may be considered and honorary New Yorker
  • Danyel S.
    Danyel SmithJanuary 14, 2012
    "meet you where?" "just meet me at the Cube on Astor! you'll see it!"
  • TC K.
    TC KidaDecember 29, 2011
    So many Asians here... including me!
  • William B.
    William BennettNovember 21, 2011
    Where the decepticons at?!
  • MetroFocus
    MetroFocusNovember 9, 2011
    Installed in 1967, this cube has been a symbol of the neighborhood ever since. Give it a spin to signify that you have just arrived in the East Village. Learn more about the Alamo on MetroFocus. Read more
  • New York Habitat
    New York HabitatNovember 9, 2011
    Who doesn't love the satisfaction you get from moving huge objects? Come to Cooper Square and push this cube around to show off your superhuman strength!
  • New York Habitat
    New York HabitatNovember 9, 2011
    Who doesn't love the satisfaction you get from moving huge objects? Come to Copper Square and push this cube around to show off your superhuman strength!
  • Edgardo L.
    Edgardo LaLindezNovember 9, 2011
    Happy Birthday
  • Kushal D.
    Kushal DaveOctober 3, 2011
    Installed in 1967 as temporary, folks refused to let it go. Called Alamo because it reminded the artists wife of the Alamo Mission. Read more
  • tony r.
    tony rochaSeptember 19, 2011
    It spins! Or maybe you're spun.
  • Edgardo L.
    Edgardo LaLindezSeptember 1, 2011
    A lot of beautiful women im this area!!!!!
  • Ron C.
    Ron C.August 25, 2011
    Spin me!!!
  • Robespierre
    RobespierreJuly 13, 2011
    A great spot to just chill or just wait for Friends to arrive. Always a note able spot in Astor place. "hey I'm at the cube".
  • Jason L.
    Jason LeeJune 28, 2011
    One person can get the cube rotating, just push the CORNER of the cube and drive forward with your legs
  • Eloy G.
    Eloy GarciaMay 26, 2011
    Don't hurt your self trying to spin it!
  • Jessica L.
    Jessica LinMarch 21, 2011
    Good for a spin at 4am when you're drunk
  • Alia p.
    Alia phibesMarch 1, 2011
    It usually takes two people pushing to spin the cube.
  • Nunzers
    NunzersFebruary 17, 2011
    I have tried spinning it tens of times and for the life of me I can't get it to move. Any tips?
  • Reggie V.
    Reggie ValentineDecember 31, 2010
    Spin it
  • Adam C.
    Adam CunninghamApril 12, 2010
    Every person that moves to NYC is supposed to spin it around once to gain good luck.
  • Peter V.
    Peter ValeirasApril 2, 2010
    Not correct location on google maps.
  • Andrew S.
    Andrew ShultsApril 2, 2010
    It spins!
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