The Flatiron Building is one of the coolest historic buildings in New York. It was completed in 1902 and is one of the first skyscrapers every built.
The most striking features of the Flatiron Building is its triangular shape, which makes it look narrow from the front but wide from the back.
Here is a photo of the building’s triangular shape:
Depending on which angle you view it from, Flatiron can look like completely different buildings.
Here is a photo from the front:
Here is one from the back:
In addition to the unusual shape and design of the Flatiron, the outside is decorated with beautiful ornamentation, including Medusa heads and terra-cotta.
Here is a picture of the building under construction in 1901 and 1902:
The Flatiron Building is a New York City icon and a popular subject for photographers.
You can also get a great view of the Flatiron from the Empire State Building:
The Flatiron Building is located at 175 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY 10010 (Google Map with directions).