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Reviewed 2 days ago

The front of exntrance John Lennon was shot to death on 8th of December 1980, by Mark Chapman. The building is famous because of many famous people living in it. It is also famous because it wont allow anyone to buy apartment here, even you...More

Thank DjJassu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to visit this site as it was made infamous by the killing of John Lennon and is on the corner of W72st, just across the road from Central Park. The strawberry fields mosaic is a short walk into the park itself and is...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This was something of a pilgrimage for a Beatles fan but be warned you will be frog marched off the curb if you try to get close to the gateway where the dastardly event took place forty years ago. Yoko has made no attempt to...More

1  Thank Dennis A
Reviewed 9 June 2018

There is a certain notoriety of being the location where a celebrity was shot. Such it is here at The Dakota where John Lennon was shot December 8, 1980 -- almost 40 years ago! After visiting Strawberry Fields and the IMAGINE memorial in Central Park,...More

Thank StuartGustafson
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is a must visit for Beatles fans.This is John Lennons place.if you like Beatles and John Lennon come here.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Its a beautiful building opposite central park, now informas for the murder of john lennon and a must see for his fans

Thank oatesyUk
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

It’s a must for those who are concerned with the fait of John Lennon. Those who don’t better skip this visit.

Thank Rien d
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Took a look as we where passing by. I get it if J.L. Is one of your hero’s. Otherwise don’t waste any of your time in this fabulous city visiting this building.

2  Thank Lambretta101
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The historic Dakota is located in the Upper West Side directly across the street from Central Park. Amazing architecture and a creepy ambiance makes this building a must see. Jolly Chriss

Thank LUCKY J
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss if you are in Central Park, more historic for Beatles or John Lennon fans. It is near the American Museum of Natural History. See the nearby Strawberry Fields Memorial in Central Park.

Thank Gerald H
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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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