Posted Jan 31, 2013By
New York City’s Grand Central Staion officially opened at 12:01 am on Sunday, February 2, 1913. Over 150,000 people came out to witness the opening of the new terminal. The famed Manhattan transit hub turns 100 years old on February 1, 2013 and is still the world’s largest terminal, covering 49 acres with 33 miles of track. Each day 700,000 people pass through the terminal where Metro-North Railroad operates 700 trains per day.
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