is famous for its New Year's celebration at Times Square,
as well as its
dazzling Broadway Theaters. Midtown is also the
location of some of the
most spectacular buildings in New York.
Among these are the Chrysler Building,
the Empire State Building,
Citicorp Center with its dramatic wedge-shaped
Grand Central Station, the GE Building with its distinctive
the United Nations headquarters, and New York's Public Library.
is Kip's Bay, where the British landed to battle George
during the Revolutionary War, and Beekman
Place, an exclusinve residence
for the rich and famous.