Gallery: SOM Redesigns NYC’s Penn Station to Include Light-Filled Moyni...

Penn Station wasn't always a basement-like nightmare. Just 50 years ago, it was a magnificent train station that rivaled the beauty of Grand Central. But then along came the Robert Moses era, and the station was demolished to make way for Madison Square Garden. Talk of improving Penn Station -- which houses lines for Amtrak, New Jersey Transit, Long Island Railroad, and New York City MTA -- has been going on pretty much since the current building went up.

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  1. Michael Rouchell December 10, 2014 at 11:24 pm

    Image 8 of 9 looks no better than present Penn Station. The best option is to reconstruct the historic station.

  2. betty boop March 20, 2011 at 11:04 am

    Save the Farley Post Office this project is in violation of Federal Landmark kaws

  3. seamusdubh March 5, 2011 at 2:07 pm

    I’m curious as to how well the glass roof will hold up to New York snow fall in winter.