Every Detail of Grand Central Terminal Explained | Architectural Digest

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Swanee-Shore : This is great, ou should make more of these, and less of the celebrity homes :)

X X : ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC ! PLEASE DO - The Chrysler Building , The Empire State Building , The Woolworth Building , The Metropolitan Museum of Art , The Brooklyn Bridge , The Manhattan Bridge , The Williamsburg Bridge , The 59th Street Bridge , Rockefeller Center , Cooper Union , Columbia University , The Cathedral Of Saint John The Divine , in fact do all of New York and Brooklyn , in fact do anything you guys like , this was so smart and pleasurable , thank you ! GREAT VIDEO !

Arthur : Yes! Great idea for this video. More NYC

NickT : Fantastic content! More please.

Greg Gonzalez : This was very informative and educational. Please do more like it!

ThatNoiseFettyWapMakes : This was awesome - incredibly interesting! Definitely do more of these style videos for sure ^_^


BRYbeyblade : Damn do we still make cool buildings like this?

MoreEvilGoogle : this one of the bests videos ever shared on this channel. Keep the moment!

TheReturnofStephan1 : Gorgeous! And to think, NYC was actually going to tear it down...SMDH.

Julian : Awesome video! I like that style of explaining everything I'd love to see more of this!

Matias Lopez : ...so I live in Argentina little town. ..and I haven't money to go there. ..so thanks for sharing ☝😌

Toni Tait : This was such a wonderful and detailed video. I travel through Grand Central everyday, to and from the city, but I’ve never stopped to notice all these wonderful details besides the obvious ones. Now traveling through Grand Central will be a different experience for me.

poldi p : You did such a great work with that video! I loved watching every minute of it and learning so many new things about this grand architectural milestone!

Tom Young : Please Please Please make more videos like this It was so disappointing searching the channel for similar content and only finding celebrity house tours.

thetruememeing : Huge shoutout to Onassis for preserving Grand Central ❤️. What happened to pen station was a tragedy and I couldn’t imagine NYC without grand central

Guillaume Parola : HUMANITY needs more of these videos! Amazing. Thank you for this incredible journey!

IamMissRuby : Yes! This is so great! I love when you can break apart something we already love and make us fall in love with it all over again!

Paul Lewis : Awesome building from a time when architects were true artists and knew exactly what they were doing creating places that were both beautiful and practical. Too bad U.S. billionaires of today lack the vision to back the "Rebuild Penn Station" project which would put right the city's greatest act of civil vandalism in it's history. Great video!

Clem Jay : Omg i love the video style! Keep em coming

Kunwar J : WE NEED MOREE! Brilliant video, cheers!

Gery A : And then we have ugly Penn station where we are recived as rats instead of with gradure.

loopylupin1130 : I've been commuting to grand central for almost 6 years and there was so much I didnt know! I no idea the Campbell Apartment was more than what you can see from the main concourse!

John C : Incredibly well done!!! Camera work and narration are superb. (Horrible to think that this glorious structure was nearly demolished!)

Rachael Clothier : It was my favourite place to go the last time I went to New York. I’m a bit jealous of the fancy bar in the station though. Only thing we have that comes close to that is those disposable wine bottles from Marks and Spencer’s...grrr

Chris Tine : I really enjoyed this video! 👍🏻

chapyboy98 : Xoxo Gossip Girl

Stephen Good : Watched this on a lark, but what a sweet video - the two narrators work really well together and it is really well filmed and mapped out. Great work.

Vincent Michael Quinn : Wonderful! Thanks so much for this great tour of this great temple of transport!

obviously not : I loved this video!

ImplantedAgenda : If you remember Grand Central "Station." There is an explanation for this. It's called the Mandela effect.

Justice J. Srisuk : This is such an amazing video! Please let this be an ongoing series.

say123s : Do continue this series of videos with similar format..with different structures..architecture offers so much..only if we listen

Joan Perzynka : Great content,v. intresting. subtitles please :)

chuck Suter : i love this, please make it a series. would love to hear about other stations like penn station Baltimore and just other landed historic buildings.

Jonathan Jayakusuma : Speechless! A really great and informative video!

Pat Patt : FABULOUS!!! So great to see it again, I'm in sunny California and used to travel to NY but don't get there so often now. I love the shops as well. The food market is the best!!! Thank you for such a great video.

Mike Freeman : SO WELL DONE! What kind of camera? It's so smooth and beautiful!

Larry Brennan : Good overview, but a couple of quibbles: While Vanderbilt's decision to move his railroad's terminal station uptown to 42nd Street did promote the growth of the area, the name "Grand Central" was ridiculed at the time because it was hardly centrally located in 1871. The original terminus was downtown on 27th Street. The current building, opened 42 years later, is the third on the site, and the Commodore was long dead by then. The first was called Grand Central Depot when it opened in 1871, and was actually three separate stations in a single building. It was altered and remodeled several times, but in 1899, it was greatly expanded and renovated and re-named Grand Central Station. The tracks south to 27th Street were removed. But the renovation was a stopgap at best, and when it was decided to electrify the railroad, as ordered by the city, a totally new station was built in phases over the next ten years, opening in its current appearance in 1913. It took so long because trains continued to operate while the old station was demolished and the new one built. It was then named Grand Central Terminal. The second quibble is the picture shown with the statue of Cornelius Vanderbilt, which was moved from the former downtown station. The photograph shown with the statue is of the original Grand Central Depot, and not the older station on 27th Street. The way the text reads would cause someone to think that were a picture of the downtown station, which it is not. Minor points, and maybe not too important, but I noticed them, and anyone who knows the history off the building would spot them, too

Joseph Cairns : Awesome video!

Smart Tech : GC's lack of bathrooms and place to sit is infuriating

Marianna Kovalev : Thank you for shearing. Love this, but cere less about celebrities. Please do more of architecture and history videos.

Nicole Rowe : Thank you. Enjoyed this video.

pooch : Wooooow! Thank you for taking me to grand central!😍

William Cook : Publix sh more videos like this one. It was superb.

Moriarty Vivaldi : Very well put together, I was in NYC a few years ago , this place is hard to forget.

Kevin Fournier : This is really an amazing video Went to NY something like 6 years ago, and this kind of thing makes me feel like I really need to escape from my little southern France city to visit it once again !

PhantomMatrix : That a lot of Easter eggs on grand central and I love it!

The Far Flung Show : Very cool! More please, will watch all

A D : It’s so, so sad they took down the original Penn Station