Attractions List of Famous Jersey City Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Jersey City skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Jersey City architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Jersey City are included on this list. Information about these Jersey City buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Jersey City and older historic landmarks.

This list has a variety of buildings, like 30 Hudson Street and 26 Journal Square, in it.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Jersey City?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Jersey City. Famous architectural houses within the city of Jersey City are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
26 Journal Square is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Jersey City Buildings & Structures
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26 Journal Square is a 55 m high-rise in Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. It was originally known as the Labor Bank Building. It was completed in 1928 and has 15 floors. It is the 23rd tallest building in the city. It is often considered the first skyscraper in Jersey City. The Beaux Arts building was designed by John T. Rowland. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. The building was originally headquarters of the Labor National Bank. The bank was affiliated with the Branleygran Company, and established by Theodore M. Brandle, a "labor czar" allied with Mayor of Jersey City Frank Hague. Hague channeled construction projects towards the ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1928

Structural Height (m): 51.0

Floors: 15

Style: Beaux-Arts architecture

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30 Hudson Street is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Jersey City Buildings & Structures
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30 Hudson Street, also known as Goldman Sachs Tower, is a 238 m, 42-story building in Jersey City, New Jersey. It is the tallest building in New Jersey. Completed in 2004, the tower was designed by Cesar Pelli. It houses offices, a cafeteria, a health unit, and a full-service fitness facility including a physical therapy clinic. Provident Bank of New Jersey and Così are also located on the ground level, and open to the general public. The building is in the Exchange Place area close to a PATH station and is accessible by the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail at the Essex Street and Exchange Place stops. The tower sits on the waterfront overlooking the Hudson River and Lower Manhattan and is visible ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

Opened: Jan 01 2004

Structural Height (m): 238.0

Floors: 42

Architecture Firm: César Pelli and Associates

Created By: César Pelli and Associates

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99 Hudson Street


City/Town: New Jersey, USA

Floors: 37

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Avalon Cove


Avalon Cove is a 337 ft apartment complex in Jersey City, New Jersey. It was completed 1999 and has 5 floors. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Jersey, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1999

Structural Height (m): 102.72

Floors: 25