The Empire State Building is one of the most iconic and imposing buildings in New York City
New York, May 1 (EFE). -Iconic New York skyscraper Empire State Building, Considered to be one of the most famous buildings in the world Big apple And the world, celebrate his 90th Anniversary The famous lighting decoration on the upper part of the building was lit during the ceremony.
This is the inauguration ceremony of the building on May 1, 1931. Approximately 4 million people visit the city every year. This time the mayor played the leading role. Bill de Blasio, It triggers a huge lever that activates the spotlight.
When the lights were turned on for the first time, the then president United States Herbert Hoover (Herbert Hoover) once won the honor of “hit the switch”, although that time was from The white house.
Continue to celebrate your 90th year birthday In the next few months, the Empire State Building will provide Special package The “90s 90s tour” was shown to tourists, which summarized its nine decades of history in 90 minutes and provided architectural areas that would not normally be seen by tourists.
This buildingThe highest is 443.2 meters, which is new York From the inauguration ceremony on May 1, 1931 to Twin Towers In 1970. The 9/11 attacks earned it this title until 2012, The World Trade Center, Replaced two skyscrapers that disappeared due to terrorist attacks.
Empire State, named American historical heritage In 1986, it was still a cultural icon. It has appeared in 250 movies, and its size allows it to have its own postal code of 10018. EFE
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