Empire State Building

By Maria Maddy

Facts

Stands 103 stories tall

Took 7 million man hours to build (one year 45 days)

34 people have jumped to their death from the building

Their is an annual race to the 86th floor (1,576 steps)

It weighs 365,000 tons

Cost including land: $40,948,900

My Thoughts

This building is a great monument and showing of what Americans are capable of. I believe it would be an amazing place to visit. The Empire State Building is an amazing stucture and work of art. My thoughts towards it are all positive and I think is it a great place.