World Reviewer rating

Not yet rated

United Nations Headquarters

Listed under Contemporary Architecture in New York City, United States.

  • Photo of United Nations Headquarters
  • Photo of United Nations Headquarters
  • Photo of United Nations Headquarters
Photo of United Nations Headquarters
Photo by flickr user Between a Rock
Pin It

A collection of world-renowned architecture was employed in the design of the UN Headquarters, with Le Corbusier maintaining his superiority in this design.

Written by  George Monkhouse.

Comments, reviews and questions by other travellers

There are no posts. Why not be the first to have your say?

Post a comment, review or question

I want to
Question
My comment - optional
Rating - how would you rate this place or experience?
 

Who's been here

Similar Experiences

  • Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Familia

    Gaudí’s phenomenal neogothic masterpiece (‘the last great sanctuary of Christendom’), although yet incomplete, contains his gre…

  • Sydney Opera House

    Significantly more graceful and elegant than the rest of Sydney, the Opera House is beautiful from all angles, and worth lookin…

  • Empire State Building

    Once again New York’s tallest building, this Art Deco structure rises 1,252 feet (381metre) from the ground, with 102 floors an…

Nearby Experiences

  • U. N. Plaza

    The modern architecture of skyscrapers, this one built in by 1976, is a great incentive to late modernism. The idea was of an i…

  • Daily News Building

    Architect Raymond Hood was chosen after his Chicago Tribune Building. The 37-storey skyscraper, a pioneering structure in its c…

  • Chrysler Building

    Indubitably one of the world’s most dramatic, beautiful and famous skyscrapers, it is an Art Deco masterwork from architect Wil…

Related links

Contribute to this page