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The Ansonia is an imposing presence in the Upper West Side. Inside, there is a small exhibit on Babe Ruth, who was a resident here in the 1930's. Unfortunately, there is not much other information available on site, as far as I can tell.
We stopped by the Ansonia last week while a friend taught me several facts about the building in anticipation of one of my Big Apple Greeter walks in the area.
The 1919 World Series was rigged in the basement; pneumatic tubes run from the apartments...More