156 West 56th Street, also known as The CitySpire Tower is a skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan.

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Address: 156 West 56th Street Class: A
Cross Streets: 55th & 56th Streets Size: 369,800 SF
Year built: 1987 Architect: Helmut Jahn of Murphy/Jahn

Looking for a workplace that rises above the rest? Welcome to your 156 West 56th Street office space. This standout Midtown Manhattan building, also known as CitySpire, combines style, functionality, and location to offer a work environment unlike any other.

Building Background: A Touch of Class in the Sky

At 156 West 56th Street, you’ll find more than just an office space in one of New York City’s tallest skyscrapers. Built in 1987 and designed by the renowned Helmut Jahn of Murphy/Jahn Associates, this iconic building is a hub of activity and community in the heart of the city. Here, 369,800 square feet of Class A office space combines seamlessly with residential areas and retail spots, all under one impressive roof. Whether you’re stepping in as a visitor or setting up your business, 156 West 56th Street offers an unmatched blend of convenience and style.

Inside Your 156 West 56th Street Office Space

Each floor at 156 West 56th Street presents a canvas for businesses to create their ideal office layout. With commercial spaces ranging from 15,000 to 20,000 square feet, the flexibility is unmatched. No matter the size and scale of your business, these offices fuel productivity and innovation.

Premium Amenities at Your Fingertips

Leasing 156 West 56th Street office space places you in the crosshairs of top-tier amenities to better your workday:

  • Conference Facilities: Equipped for all your business needs.
  • Event Venues: Perfect for hosting corporate events.
  • Childcare Services: Convenient for working parents.
  • Round-the-Clock Security and Access: Keep your business running anytime.
  • Ample Parking: A 100-car garage means parking is never an issue.

Accessibility: All Roads Lead Here

You’re at the center of everything at 156 West 56th Street. A short walk brings you to Columbus Circle and nearby transit hubs like Penn Station and Grand Central. Subway lines including the A, C, D, and more are all within reach, ensuring that your morning commute is as seamless as your workday.

Who Calls 156 West 56th Street Home?

Join a diverse roster of high-caliber tenants like Tishman Speyer, Honda, and National Public Media. From finance to media, the professional landscape here is as varied as it is prestigious. Whether you’re looking to network or carve out your own niche, you’ll find company and competition alike within these walls.

Available Space

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Building Location & Nearby Public Transportation

Nearby Transportation


50th Street (1ABCDE) - 8 minutes Walk
59th Street–Columbus Circle - 5 minutes Walk
5th Avenue–59th Street - 8 minutes Walk
57th Street–7th Avenue - 1 minute Walk
7th Avenue (BDEFMQ) - 7 minutes Walk
57th Street - 5 minutes Walk


7th Avenue/West 55th Street - 4 minutes Walk
7th Avenue/West 54th Street - 5 minutes Walk
7th Avenue/West 53rd Street - 7 minutes Walk
7th Avenue/West 58th Street - 0 minute Walk
West 57th Street & 7th Avenue - 1 minute Walk
7th Avenue/West 57th Street - 2 minutes Walk
7th Avenue/West 56th Street - 2 minutes Walk
Central Park South & Avenue of the Americas - 5 minutes Walk
Central Park South & 6th Avenue - 4 minutes Walk

Important Information

Listings are presented for illustrative purposes only; they may no longer be available and are provided merely as an exemplary representation of the types of spaces in a given neighborhood for a given price.