Going back into the archives, WNYC has a great interactive “Lost Subways” map that showcases the abandoned or never-completed subway stations of New
Our favorite tile signs and illustrations that can still be seen in NYC subways from the early 1900s when it was still the Interborough Rapid Transit Company.
NYC is full of superlatives. Besides best pizza and tallest building, there are tons of quirky ones like the smallest park, shortest lived building and smallest subway door.
Opening today at Museum of the City of New York is exhibition "Palaces for the People: Guastavino and the Art of Structural Tile," paying homage to the family.
Our most popular list on Foursquare is our Abandoned NYC list. Some places are break-in-able, some open to the public, some only for the intrepid.
Before the world knew about the abandoned City Hall subway station, I photographed it on a tour with the Transit Museum. This is a station unlike any other in New York, filled with stained glass, Roman brick, tiled vaults, arches and brass chandeliers.