Metropolitan Life Home Office Complex

Roughly bounded by Madison Ave., E. 23rd St., Park Ave. S. and E. 25th St., New York, New York

Photos 

Met Life Building from the Empire State Building

Photo taken by Michael Miller in October 2012

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Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 19, 1996
Reference number
95001544
Architectural styles
Modern Movement: Art Deco; Victorian: Renaissance
Areas of significance
Industry; Architecture; Commerce
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic function
Business
Current function
Business
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924
Significant years
1906; 1909; 1929
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Tags 

20th Century (29,077)
Art Deco (1,168)
Bronze (432)
Built 1906 (834)
Built during 1900s (8,837)
District (10,141)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (34,776)
Limestone (8,192)
Modern Movement (2,502)
New York (5,841)
New York County, New York (521)
New York, New York (724)
Pierre LeBrun (1)
Private owner (54,396)
Renaissance (1,326)
Stone (26,162)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Victorian (19,690)

Update Log 

  • June 21, 2017: New photos from Michael Miller
  • April 21, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • July 21, 2014: New photo from Michael Miller

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