Astor Place Subway Station (IRT)

Address: Jct. of Bowery, Astor Place and Lafayette St., New York, New York. County/parish: New York.

NRIS 04001013

Added to the National Register of Historic Places September 17, 2004.

Part of New York City Subway System MPS (NRIS 64500900).

From Wikipedia:

Astor Place station

Astor Place, also called Astor Place – Cooper Union on signs, is a local station on the IRT Lexington Avenue Line of the New York City Subway. Completed in 1904, it is one of the original twenty-eight stations in the system. Located at the intersection of Lafayette Street, Eighth Street, Fourth Avenue, Cooper Square, and Astor Place between the East Village and NoHo, it is served by the 6 train at all times, the <6> train during weekday in peak direction and by the 4 train during late nights. The station is on the List of Registered Historic Places in New York.

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  • Heins, George L. et al
  • Parsons, William Barclay

Architectural styles:

  • Late Gothic Revival

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