Articles on Penn Station

Changes to Penn Station Area

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Completed in 1910, the original Penn Station was intended to symbolize New York’s status as the most vital city in a nation that was becoming a political and economic superpower. Traveling via the station did not make you feel comfortable, it made you feel important. Yale architectural historian Vincent Scully once wrote, “One entered the city like a god; one scuttles in now like a rat,” referring to the new Penn Station. However, the neighborhood surrounding has some big changes down the road.

Oh Where Oh Where, Will MSG Go?

Madison Square Garden To Move

Madison Square Garden (MSG), as we know, is being kicked out of their wondrous perch atop Penn Station. The neglected train station will finally have its chance to bask in the sun if developers can come up with a plan for redevelopment.