Discover New York’s Landmarks!
Through publications, lectures, walking tours, courses and seminars, Anthony W. Robins has been bringing the city’s architecture and history to life for natives and visitors alike for years. He brings to his work the perspective gained in two decades on the staff of the city’s Landmarks Commission, and his love of the city and its history and architecture.
New guidebook to Art Deco architecture
Just listed as one of the
25 Best Books on New York City History
Click here to watch the New York Art Deco book talk at the Skyscraper Museum
What’s on the web site
Here you will find a calendar of upcoming tours, lectures and courses; a blog (not as active as it could be…); a page of videos of talks about the city’s architecture; a list of publications including many that are available at no charge (just click and download); press clips; testimonials from program participants ; and a number of resources for New York architectural history, follow-up further reading after tours, books or courses – notably Art Deco architecture and the World Trade Center. This last, the most recent addition to the site, is an archive that includes some 600 pages of documents from research for a book on the World Trade Center.
For a detailed guide to what’s where on the site, click here.