Photo by: Ralph Selitzer, DCAS
Court Square Building
2 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10007
Date Built: 1925
The office building at 2 Lafayette Street, diagonally across from the Manhattan
Municipal Building between Duane and Reade Streets, houses many City agencies, including
the Department for the Aging.
The City assumed the title of the building in January 1981.
The Court Square Building falls within the African Burial Ground and the Commons Historic District.
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