Midtown secrets

Architecture, History, Midtown West

New Yorker Hotel Secret Tunnel

Under the New Yorker Hotel, a former guest convenience has been rendered an Art Deco artifact by the times. While not built to be a secret, a tunnel connecting the Midtown hotel’s lobby to Penn Station was sealed on the station’s side sometime in the 1960s and subsequently forgotten, according to Atlas Obscura.

See what the tunnel looks like today, almost a century later