Heidquarters o the Unitit Naitions

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Headquarters of the United Nations (in Inglis)
مقر الأمم المتحدة (in Arabic)
联合国总部大楼 (in Cheenese)
Siège des Nations unies (in French)
Центральные Учреждения Организации Объединенных Наций (in Roushie)
Sede de las Naciones Unidas (in Spaingie)
United Nations Headquarters in New York City, view from Roosevelt Island.jpg
The Unitit Naitions Heidquarters in New York Ceety, as viewed frae Roosevelt Island.
Heidquarters o the Unitit Naitions is locatit in New York City
Heidquarters o the Unitit Naitions
Location within New York Ceety
General information
Airchitectural styleInternaitional Style
LocationNew York Ceety
(Internaitional territory)
Address760 United Nations Plaza, New York, New York 10017, United States
Coordinates40°44′58″N 73°58′5″W / 40.74944°N 73.96806°W / 40.74944; -73.96806Coordinates: 40°44′58″N 73°58′5″W / 40.74944°N 73.96806°W / 40.74944; -73.96806
Construction stairtit1948 (1948)[1]
Completit9 October 1952 (1952-10-09)[1]
Cost$65,000,000
(in adjustit inflation $586,221,805)
AinerUnitit Naitions
Hicht155 metres (509 ft)[1]
Technical details
Fluir coont39[1]
Design an construction
AirchitectOscar Niemeyer
Le Corbusier
Harrison & Abramovitz
Main contractorFuller, Turner, Slattery, and Walsh

The heidquarters o the Unitit Nations is a complex in New York Ceety. The complex haes served as the offeecial heidquarters o the Unitit Naitions syne its completion in 1952.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Hamilton, Thomas J. (10 October 1952). "Work Completed on U.N. Buildings". The New York Times. p. 1. Retrieved 20 August 2011.