New York Times Building

620 8th Ave (at W 40th St), New York, NY 10018, United States
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The New York Times Company is a leading media company with 2010 revenues of $2.4 billion. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.

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  • michael d.

    Checkout 'Movable Type', a media arts installation, in building lobby. Coordinated real-time fragments of quotes, archives, questions, numbers and geographic information.

    michael donohoe · April 14, 2009
  • Advertising Week

    One of the homes of Advertising Week. Also, some pretty dashing retail and restaurants including Dean & Deluca and Schnipper's Quality Kitchen (where one can get a delightful Sloppy Joe).

    Advertising Week · August 30, 2010
  • Jennifer D.

    Put on a fedora, suspenders, smoke a cigar. Tell the hot secretary to get you a cup of coffee and watch her walk away. Break open a story. Get on A1. Have a whiskey. Call it a day.

    Jennifer Daniel · May 15, 2009
  • Brian S.

    If you're upstairs, savor the view of the newsroom from the wall of windows facing the courtyard on the fourth floor.

    Brian Stelter · February 9, 2010
  • ecomagination

    The iconic skyscraper incorporates energy saving innovations such as special shades that help reduce summer cooling needs & raised floors that help heating spread through the building in the winter.

    ecomagination · September 17, 2010
  • Ben G.

    Go check out the artwork in the lobby "Movable Type" Read more

    Ben Gerst · January 26, 2010
  • CARE

    Read the New York Times column by Nicholas Kristof to see how CARE, doughnuts and a woman named Biti Rose are fighting poverty in Malawi!

    CARE · July 12, 2012
  • Mike M.

    try the paper!

    Mike Maser · October 13, 2009
  • Soraya D.

    Take a nap on the lounge chairs on the 15th floor above the cafe. Let a Pulitzer prize winner wake you up.

    Soraya Darabi · January 5, 2012
  • Presidential Libraries

    A 1920 New York Times poll ranked Herbert Hoover among the ten greatest living Americans.

    Presidential Libraries · November 7, 2011
  • Vanessa S.

    When it's snowing, check out the atrium, which you can look into from the lobby, 2f, 3f, 4f. World's largest snow globe! Pretty.

    Vanessa Schneider · April 26, 2010
  • Erica S.

    Go to a TimesTalks event in the lobby! Great acoustics and stellar calendar of events!

    Erica Swallow · August 29, 2009
  • Jim L.

    There is a good burger joint on the main floor.

    Jim Larrison · July 23, 2010
  • Kalimah P.

    They have great facilities, a wonderfully designed building that is wonderful for conference space use.Thank you NY Times for hosting the 140Conf NY.

    Kalimah Priforce · February 23, 2010
  • Byron E.

    took a tour of the building & grabbed a newspaper off someones desk.

    Byron Edwards · June 17, 2009
  • EchoDA

    designed by famous phenomenal architect Renzo Piano, a green building. A few people have tried to climb this building!

    EchoDA · December 25, 2011
  • Julie M.

    Check out the 9/11 tribute in the lobby. It's pretty dope!

    Julie Morillo · September 12, 2011
  • Beth-Ellen K.

    No real New Yorkers EVER use a taxi stand.....just walk half a block in either direction and hail your own cab!

    Beth-Ellen Keyes · April 26, 2011
  • noel h.

    Good luck trying to find a bike rack in the area. According to the NYPD, bikes are terrorist tools & therefor so are you!

    noel hidalgo · October 6, 2010
  • Rajiv P.

    Get your photograph taken alongside this iconic building. Tourists and locals alike are often seen being photographed with the NY Times building and logo.

    Rajiv Pant · December 6, 2011
  • angularism

    climb the exterior ..

    angularism · November 16, 2011
  • New York House

    The New York Times Building was rated a high-performance green building on the NYinc Green Map! Read more

    New York House · June 29, 2010
  • Dale D.

    Spider-Man Climbs Here!

    Dale Darling · May 14, 2013
  • Marlow D.

    Awsome building and just love The Brain walls... Kind of a matrixx feeling. Awsome

    Marlow Drevel · February 23, 2013
  • Bloomberg TV HD

    US daily newspaper circulation totaled 44 million in 2011, down from 55 million in 2003.

    Bloomberg TV HD · December 17, 2012
  • CARE

    Melinda Gates and New York Times Columnist Nicholas Kristof answer readers questions about global poverty and international development. They even give CARE a shout out! Read more

    CARE · January 31, 2012
  • China Daily USA

    At a book signing at the New York Times building on May 24, 2011, scholar Kenneth Lieberthal offered tips for foreign companies looking to enter the Chinese market (see link for story). Read more

    China Daily USA · May 25, 2011
  • AD N.

    If you're going to freeclimb the outside of the skyscraper and BASE jump off, bring bail money and make sure your advance team has a couple cab options lined up before you take the Big Leap.

    AD Nys · May 25, 2011
  • Nick

    Listen to security when they tell you how to use the elevators!

    Nick · April 14, 2011
  • Nick F.

    If you walk in the 40th St. entrance, definitely hit up the smoothie cart out front one day, it's excellent.

    Nick Fesinstine · July 15, 2010
  • LukaSH

    Lobby made for photos. Ask at the reception for permission.

    LukaSH · August 26, 2014
  • Mandrien Consulting Group R.

    Although the largest volume of feedback regardless of the purchase channel comes of consumers in the range of 35-65 years , buyers in store between 19 and 24 are more likely to go online

  • @iamkhayyam

    Wanna see something AWEsome? Stop by Advertising Week and check out Immersive Media's 360° technology.

    @iamkhayyam · October 1, 2012
  • ArtNerdNewYork

    Many lobbies of corporations in New York feature art collections that are accessible to the public. The New York Times building commissioned a site specific piece for their Times Square lobby. Read more

    ArtNerdNewYork · May 6, 2012
  • Charles Chris C.

    Not a tip but a suggestion - they need a seating area in the main lobby, some chairs and tables.

    Charles Chris Chiang · February 8, 2012
  • Scoutmob

    iPads anyone? It takes 75,000 trees to print a Sunday edition of the New York Times.

    Scoutmob · November 28, 2011
  • Angela H.

    Favorite Sunday reading

    Angela Holmes · May 22, 2011
  • Fred R.

    THE newspaper

    Fred R. · February 19, 2011
  • Susan K.

    If you are visiting the newsroom, try to do it around 5 and you can snag free cup of coffee.

    Susan Kille · March 2, 2010
  • Giovanni L.

    Don't sit on the stairs in the main lobby. The security guards will make you stand up✌️

    Giovanni Landini · December 31, 2014
  • Theodore K.

    The cafeteria on the 14th floor is not to be missed. The food is excellent and the two-story windows look onto a beckoning Gotham.

    Theodore Kim · September 23, 2014
  • Chris C.

    Walk pass 路过。

    Chris Chung Chee Hoe · September 22, 2014
  • Kirsten B.

    little painting (in L.A. now) "may happiness and prosperity follow you wherever you go." the building itself is energizing!

    Kirsten Bowen · May 27, 2014
  • Marius W.

    Must-see: "Moveable Type" installation by Ben Rubin and Mark Hansen in the lobby. (open to public)

    Marius Watz · May 16, 2014
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    Yousef E · February 14, 2014
  • The Hundred Year Association of New York

    Arthur Hays Sulzberger, publisher of the Times from 1935 - 1961, received The Hundred Year Association's Gold Medal Award "in recognition of outstanding contributions to the City of New York" in 1954.

  • Jenn Z.

    Annual Posse Alumni Leadership Conference!

    Jenn Zhang · August 10, 2013
  • Lynn H.

    Free NYTimes of the day outside the conference room on 15th floor (found it during social media week, not sure if they are always there)

    Lynn Hu · February 19, 2013

    Olha só o prédio do #NewYorkTimes #NYT já com uma faixa para o #SuperBowl !! E claro, muito frio e neve! #cold #snow #SnowBowl #SBXLVIII #SB48 Read more

    NFL PICK6 · January 23, 2014
  • Joan A.

    No se pierda el muro digital con los titulares mas importantes de la historia del NY Times...

    Joan Avellaneda · November 14, 2013

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