in the Public Realm
Uptown (57th St. - 42nd St.)

Zoning in Midtown
Carol Krinsky
Brasserie Restaurant
Charles Renfro
The Corner of 53rd Street and Park Avenue
Barry Bergdoll
Monty Freeman - Four Seasons Restaurant
Monty Freeman
Phyllis Lambert on the Seagrams Building
Phyllis Lambert
Seagram Building
Carol Krinsky
Helmsley Building
Carol Krinsky
Vanderbilt Portal
Jean Parker Phifer
Lever House
Carol Krinsky
Sites at this Tour Stop...

Lever House

St. Bartholomew's Church

Helmsley Building (New York Central Building)

Waldorf-Astoria Hotel

Seagram Building

Four Seasons Restaurant

Four Seasons Restaurant

Universal Pictures Building

Racquet and Tennis Club


MetLife Building

About this Tour Stop...

The Summer Streets Uptown Rest Stop is located in the midst of some of America’s most important and revolutionary mid-century skyscrapers, whose development was contingent on the construction of Grand Central and subsequent creation of Park Avenue.