Walking Tour: Midtown Modernism along the Park Avenue Corridor

Event Pass Information

Event Pass Type
General Public and AIA Members$20.00 USD

Event Details

Meet at southeast corner of Park Avenue & 47th St. (in front of 245 Park Ave.)

Park Avenue is the epicenter of Corporate Modernism. View Modern masterpieces by SOM’s Gordon Bunshaft and Natalie de Blois, Mies van der Rohe’s Seagram Building, as well as “vernacular” Modern office buildings by Emery Roth and others. Also included are a distinguished Art Deco tower and lobby, a Morris Lapidus-designed hotel, late Modern and Postmodern designs by Edward Larrabee Barnes, Philip Johnson, and I. M. Pei, Helmut Jahn and KPF, and recent structures by Norman Foster and Rafael Vinoly. 

AIANY Guide: Kyle Johnson, AIA


Health and Safety Guidelines: We prioritize the safety and comfort of our guides and guests. COVID-19 vaccinations and face masks are encouraged for all attendees 

AIANY cannot be held liable and assumes no responsibility for any injury or loss incurred by participants in these programs. Tour is limited to 18 attendees. Walkups cannot be guaranteed a spot on the tour. 

Cancellation Policy: 
AIANY Walking Tours take place rain or shine, please dress for the weather. There are no refunds, cancellations, or exchanges, unless we cancel a tour.