Empire State Building
On April 14, 2016 at sunset, the Empire State Building was lit in the colors of the New York City Flag--orange, white and blue--to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the NYC Landmarks Law. Thank you ESRT Empire State Building!
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What is the NYC Landmarks 50 Alliance?
NYC Landmarks50 Alliance was created to engage, inform and educate the public about the importance of the passage of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Law (19 April, 1965) and celebrate and commemorate its 50th anniversary.
Conservatory Garden, Central Park
Municipal Art Society's 50 Years of Landmarks Timeline shows City Hall the first major preservation battle won in 1893!
City Hall
New York Public Library, Schwarzman Building
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Carnegie Hall
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Guggenheim Museum
Guggenheim Museum
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Four Seasons Restaurant
Unisphere, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
NYC Landmarks50 Alliance commemorates the 50th Anniversary with a documentary we conceived: The Landmarks Preservation Movement, on WNET-TV and WLIW-TV Treasures of New York series. To view, visit http://www.thirteen.org/programs/treasures-of-new-york/#the-landmarks-preservation-movement
The New York Botanical Garden
The NYC Landmarks Law
Find out how about how buildings become designated as a landmark and how the Law effects you
Foley Square, NYS Supreme Court
Historic District Street Name Signs, Brooklyn
Brooklyn Bridge
NYC Landmarks on Buzzfeed, see #51 in their list of 60 things you didn't know about NYC
Catch the CUNY Television Special "Landmarks50 at the City University of New York" and learn about City University's landmark buildings!
Gould Memorial Library, Bronx
April 13, 2015 NYC Landmarks50 Alliance rang the closing bell at NASDAQ: see it on Bloomberg, CNBC, and Fox News!
NYC Landmarks50 Alliance at NASDAQ
Onward and upward for New York City Landmarks!
Aerial Banner on 15 April 2015
NYC Landmarks50 Alliance at the Four Seasons Restaurant
On 14 April, 2016, the NYC Landmarks50 Alliance commemorated the 50th Anniversary of the NYC landmarks law at the Four Seasons Restaurant. For photographs of the event, visit:
NYC Landmarks50 Alliance at the Four Seasons

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