Events in New York: Openhousenewyork is one of the Top Events in New York Celebrating Fine Art Close to Times Square Hotels like The Milford.
Openhousenewyork (OHNY) is one of the Events in New York that celebrates the wonderful architecture in New York City, which ranges from towering skyscrapers to cozy brownstones, and everything in between.
The architecture in New York provides much of the city’s character, and Events in New York like Openhousenewyork Weekend offer free tours of many of the charming buildings and sites that are normally closed to the public.
Openhousenewyork is put on by Mission Openhousenewyork, a 501(c)3 organization that promotes a greater appreciation of the city’s built environment, and broadens public awareness of architecture in New York by exposing diverse audiences to distinctive examples of architecture, engineering, and design through Events in New York like Openhousenewyork Weekend.
Openhousenewyork hopes to inspire discussion of issues and excellence in design, planning, and preservation of New York buildings, as well as give attention to structures of historic merit.
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Scott Lauer founded Openhousenewyork after his inspiring volunteer experiences with Open House London. In 2001, Openhousenewyork began as a small grassroots, non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public about New York architecture and design.
Today, the free OHNY Weekend is one of the most exciting New York Events of the year, showcasing hundreds of New York’s most architecturally and culturally significant spaces, in neighborhoods throughout the 5 boroughs.
Originally part of New York’s first Architecture Week, which as co-founded by OHNY, the annual OHNY Weekend officially launched in 2003 with the help of 300 volunteers and included 84 sites throughout the city.
OHNY continues to grow exponentially, as the number of sites, talks, and tours becomes more diverse and even includes contemporary building topics of concern, such as green and sustainable building.
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About The Milford - A Times Square Hotel:
The Milford - A Times Square Hotel - is located in the heart of New York City, surrounded by Times Square, the Broadway Theater district, New York Restaurants and NY Nightclubs, the subway, New York Shopping and New York City Tours.
This historic Times Square Hotel is undergoing an extensive $140 million renovation to include each of the 1,300 Guest Rooms and Guest Suites, Lounge, Fitness Room, Lobby area and all common areas of the Hotel.
This Times Square Hotel is perfectly located near all the New York Activities and New York Attractions that brings visitors to New York from all the world over: Jacob Javits Convention Center, the Financial District, Madison Square Garden, MOMA, Central Park, the Rockefeller Center, Greenwich Village, and much more is within minutes by walk or ride. Come see the best of New York and stay at The Milford – the favored destination for a Times Square Hotel.
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