Madison Square Garden

Madison Square Garden Profile

  • LOCATION: Midtown Manhattan
  • COUNTRY: United States
  • YEAR OPENED: 0
  • CAPACITY: 22292
  • OWNER: Madison Square Garden, Inc.
  • GAME: Track and Field

Madison Square Garden, often shortened as MSG, also recognized as The World\'s for the most part famed Arena and known colloquially as The Garden, is a multipurpose inside arena in the New York City borough of Manhattan and placed at 8th possibility, flanked by 31st and 33rd Streets, positioned on crown of Pennsylvania Station.
Opened on February 11, 1968, it is the greatest dynamic main honorable ability in the New York metropolitan area, and is the fourth living form of the arena in the city. One Penn Plaza stands at its side. numerous other operating entities associated to the place share its name.

History
On February 11, 1968,] the existing Madison Square Garden opened subsequent to the Pennsylvania Railroad tore along the above-ground portions of Pennsylvania Station and continuous railway traffic underside. The new constitution was one of the first of its category to be built greater than the platform of an dynamic railroad situation. It was an manufacturing feat constructed by Robert E. McKee of El Paso, Texas. Public hullabaloo over the demolished Pennsylvania situation organization—an stupendous example of Beaux-Arts architecture--led to the creation of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission.
The contemporary plot is the hub of Madison Square Garden Center in the workplace and amusement complex officially addressed as Pennsylvania Plaza and frequently branded as Penn Plaza for the pressurize rank atop which the intricate is sited.