8. Trump Tower


Ah yes, what can we say: wall to wall gold and marble. Who else would build an atrium that literally feels as if you were inside of an Egyptian Pyramid? Regardless, it’s actually housed with some nice restaurants and a Starbucks on the atrium But, with Trump’s election as President of the United States of America, this public space is increasingly less accessible – though the building is legally required to be, since Trump received height bonuses for construction the spaces here which include the lobby, lower level concourse and two terrace gardens above.

725 Fifth Avenue (Between 56th and 57th Streets) -Take the 4/5/6 or N/R to 59th Street