345 Park Avenue facts for kids
345 Park Avenue is a 634-foot (193 m) skyscraper in the Midtown neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City that occupies a full city block with the front on Park Avenue, the back on Lexington Avenue, between 51st and 52nd Streets.
Completed in 1969, with 44 floors, the building was designed by Emery Roth & Sons. It is the 103rd tallest building in New York.
It is built on the site of the Hotel Ambassador. The famous hotel was built in 1921. It was sold to Sheraton Hotels in 1958 and renamed the Sheraton-East. It was demolished in 1966.
Exteriors of 345 Park Avenue were used as the headquarters of CSC and Continental Corp. in the Aaron Sorkin series Sports Night from 1998 to 2000.
- The Blackstone Group
- Consulate General of Ireland
- Capital Trust
- Deutsche Bank
- Enterprise Ireland
- KPMG (since the building opened)
- Loeb & Loeb LLP
- National Football League (since 2012)
- National Basketball Association
- Piper Jaffray
- Bord Bia
- The Rudin Management Company, Inc.
- Wafra Inc.
- JP Morgan
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