601 Lexington Avenue, the Citigroup Center, a distinctively shaped office tower in Manhattan.

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Address: 601 Lexington Avenue Class: A
Cross Streets: 53rd & 54th Streets Size: 1,400,000 SF
Year built: 1977 Architect: Hugh Stubbins & Associates, Emery Roth & Sons

Every day at the Plaza District’s 601 Lexington Avenue is an opportunity to excel. Whether you’re pushing boundaries in your field, networking with top professionals, or just enjoying the premium amenities, this is where your best work happens. See why so many leaders choose 601 Lexington Avenue office space as their base, beyond just the striking, striking architecture and prestigious location.

Rich History with a Modern Twist

When you look at 601 Lexington Avenue, you see more than a skyline staple. Designed by Hugh Stubbins & Associates and Emery Roth & Sons with structural insights from William LeMessurier, this building features a unique 45-degree angled rooftop that doesn’t just house businesses—it catapults them into the future. After all, it was built in 1977 to house the Citibank headquarters, and today, they’re one of the world’s largest banks.

Dynamic Workspaces: Tailored for Excellence

When you work at 601 Lexington Avenue office space, you work in a space that adapts to your needs. With 1.4 million square feet of Class A office space, 601 Lexington Avenue offers layouts that promote productivity and innovation. Here, every square foot has your success in mind.

Amenities That Make Every Day Better

601 Lexington Avenue office space also offers the perks of amenities to better your busy day:

  • Shopping and Dining Oasis: With direct access to the Atrium Shops and Cafes, you can enjoy a quick coffee break or a client lunch right where you work.
  • Stay Fit: Hit the state-of-the-art health club without skipping a beat in your busy schedule. It’s convenience meets wellness.
  • Urban Retreat: Step into the 200,000-square-foot public plaza and atrium, a serene escape designed by Gensler right in the heart of Midtown.
  • Retail Therapy: Explore 50,000 square feet of retail space that offers more than just shopping—it’s a chance to unwind and treat yourself.
  • Community Events: Engage with your peers at exclusive events to build a sense of community and connectivity.

Seamless Connectivity

601 Lexington Avenue isn’t just centrally located—it’s a hub of accessibility. Perched atop a major subway station, getting here involves minimal hassle. The E, M, and 6 trains are at your doorstep, simplifying your commute and giving you more time to focus on what’s important.

Who’s Here: A Community of Leaders

An impressive tenant roster thrives at 601 Lexington Avenue. From Citibank to The Blackstone Group and Kirkland & Ellis, tenants are leaders in their fields. At 601 Lexington Avenue, you can rub elbows with all of them.

Available Space

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Building Location & Nearby Public Transportation

Nearby Transportation


53rd Street–Lexington Avenue - 4 minutes Walk
59th Street (456) - 9 minutes Walk
Lexington Avenue–59th Street - 7 minutes Walk
51st Street (6) - 5 minutes Walk


East 50th Street/2nd Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/3rd Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/Lexington Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/3rd Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
East 60th Street/2nd Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue/East 60th Street - 8 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue/East 61st Street - 8 minutes Walk
1st Avenue & East 57th Street - 8 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 57th Street - 4 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 50th Street - 8 minutes Walk
East 60th Street/Lexington Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 54th Street - 4 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 61st Street - 8 minutes Walk
East 57th Street & 3rd Avenue - 3 minutes Walk
East 57th Street & Lexington Avenue - 4 minutes Walk
Madison Avenue & East 54th Street - 9 minutes Walk
East 57th Street & Park Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue & East 55th Street - 1 minute 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.