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  • Hotel Pennsylvania Gets a New Look

    June 23

    New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania marks its centennial with the debut of the first phase of renovated guestrooms and The 1919 Pantry, a visual historical experience of the amenities, services and images from the hotel’s past.

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  • NYC’s Hotel Pennsylvania Emerges from the Past Into a New Era

    June 12

    NEW YORK—Hotel Pennsylvania, located across from New York’s Penn Station, turned 100; in celebration of this milestone, it has embarked on a renovation that marries the old with the new.

    With 20 years under his belt at this property, GM Fred Grapstein is also part of the fabric of the Hotel Pennsylvania’s history.

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  • New York City’s Most Significant Hotel Celebrates 100 Years

    April 04

    A New York City hotel classic since 1919, Hotel Pennsylvania, recently called “the most important hotel of the 20th Century,” is proud to announce it will be celebrating its 100-year mark with
    the introduction of “The Penn Plaza Collection” featuring hundreds of fully modernized rooms achieved after a multi-phase, multi-million dollar design project that will make guests fall in love with this historic hotel all over again.

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  • The Midrange Manhattan Hotel That Changed American Hospitality

    February 28

    Shame on the Hotel Pennsylvania, and shame on all of us. This midtown Manhattan hotel just had its hundredth birthday, and no one threw a parade down Seventh Avenue. No one handed out free coffee in the lobby or put up bunting. We’re not even sure what day it was—Wikipedia and the New York Times say Jan. 25, but an employee told me it was the 23rd (though he had also heard the 22nd).

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