Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal (GCT) is a commuter (and former intercity) railroad terminal at 42nd Street and Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, United States. Built by and named for the New York Central Railroad in the heyday of American long-distance passenger rail travel, it is the largest such facility in the world by number of platforms with 44 serving 67 tracks along them. They are on two levels, both below ground, with 41 tracks on the upper level and 26 on the lower, though the total number of tracks along platforms and in rail yards exceeds 100. The terminal covers an area of 48 acres (19 ha).
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  • Facebook Creates First 3-D/360 Film, ‘Here and Now’

    … to the middle of the main hall of Grand Central Terminal in New York, where you’re immersed in the stories of the people passing through. From family members reconnecting, to a final embrace as a young daughter departs for a trip, to a group of teenagers heading out for the night—you feel like you’re right there watching these moments unfold. Here and Now…

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  • Starmark wins Smartie Award

    … events for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB). Creating a beach oasis in New York City’s Grand Central Terminal, Starmark engaged with consumers by using mobile technology that resulted in an average of 15 minutes with the Greater Fort Lauderdale (GFL) brand per event attendee. With a simple tap or swipe…

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