United Nations Headquarters

The United Nations is headquartered in in a complex designed by a board of architects led by Wallace Harrison and built by the architectural firm Harrison & Abramovitz.

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The is a 102-story Art Deco skyscraper in in , United States. is situated 1 mile west of United Nations Headquarters. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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U Thant Island is a small artificial island or islet in the borough of in . is situated 1,400 feet southeast of United Nations Headquarters. Photo: Farawayman, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is an art museum located in , , on 53rd Street between and Sixth Avenues. is situated 1 mile northwest of United Nations Headquarters. Photo: Elisa.rolle, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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United Nations Headquarters

Latitude
40.7496° or 40° 44' 58.6" north
Longitude
-73.9676° or 73° 58' 3.2" west
Open Location Code
87G8P2XJ+RX
Elevation
39 feet (12 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 48869328
Geo­Names ID
5141947
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Selia e Kombeve të Bashkuara
  • Arabic: مقر الأمم المتحدة
  • Armenian: ՄԱԿ-ի գլխավոր գրասենյակ
  • Azerbaijani: Birləşmiş Millətlər Təşkilatının Baş Qərargahı
  • Basque: Nazio Batuen Egoitza
  • Belarusian: Штаб-кватэра ААН
  • Bengali: জাতিসংঘ সদর দপ্তর
  • Bosnian: Sjedište Ujedinjenih naroda
  • Catalan: Seu de les Nacions Unides
  • Catalan: seu de les Nacions Unides
  • Chinese: Liánhéguó Zǒngbù Dàlóu
  • Chinese: 联合国总部大楼
  • Croatian: Sjedište Ujedinjenih naroda
  • Czech: Budova Organizace spojených národů
  • Danish: FN's hovedkvarter
  • Dutch: Hoofdkwartier van de Verenigde Naties
  • English: Headquarters of the United Nations
  • English: UN HQ
  • English: UNHQ
  • English: UN Headquarters
  • English: United Nations
  • Esperanto: Sidejo de UN
  • Estonian: ÜRO peakorter
  • Finnish: Yhdistyneiden kansakuntien päämaja
  • French: Siège des Nations unies
  • Georgian: გაეროს შტაბ-ბინა
  • German: Hauptsitz Vereinten Nationen
  • German: Hauptsitz der Vereinten Nationen
  • German: UN-Hauptquartier
  • German: UNO-Hauptquartier
  • Hebrew: בניין האומות המאוחדות
  • Hebrew: מטה האומות המאוחדות
  • Hindi: संयुक्त राष्ट्र मुख्यालय
  • Hungarian: ENSZ-székház
  • Icelandic: Höfuðstöðvar Sameinuðu þjóðanna
  • Indonesian: Markas Besar PBB
  • Indonesian: Markas Besar Perserikatan Bangsa-Bangsa
  • Italian: Sede centrale dell'ONU
  • Italian: Ufficio delle Nazioni Unite a New York
  • Japanese: 国際連合本部ビル
  • Korean: UN 본부
  • Korean: 국제 연합 본부
  • Korean: 유엔 본부
  • Macedonian: Седиште на ООН
  • Macedonian: Седиште на Обединетите нации
  • Malay (generic): Ibu pejabat Pertubuhan Bangsa-Bangsa Bersatu
  • Norwegian: FN-bygningen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: FN-bygningen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: SN-bygningen
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Sèti de l'ONU
  • Persian: مقر سازمان ملل متحد
  • Piemontese: Palass ëd Véder dle Nassion Unìe
  • Polish: Kwatera główna ONZ
  • Polish: Kwatera główna Organizacji Narodów Zjednoczonych
  • Polish: Sekretariat ONZ
  • Polish: Sekretariat Organizacji Narodów Zjednoczonych
  • Portuguese: Sede da Organização das Nações Unidas
  • Romanian: Sediul Central al Națiunilor Unite
  • Russian: Штаб-квартира ООН
  • Russian: штаб-квартира ООН
  • Scots: Heidquarters o the Unitit Naitions
  • Serbian: Седиште Организације уједињених нација
  • Serbian: Седиште Уједињених нација
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sjedište Ujedinjenih naroda
  • Sinhalese: එක්සත් ජාතීන්ගේ සංවිධානයේ මුලස්ථානය
  • Sinhalese: එක්සත් ජාතීන්ගේ සංවිධානයේ මූලස්ථානය
  • Somali: Xarunta Sare Qaramada Midoobay
  • Spanish: Sede de la Organizacion de las Naciones Unidas
  • Spanish: Sede de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas
  • Swedish: Förenta nationernas högkvarter
  • Tamil: ஐக்கிய நாடுகள் தலைமையகம்
  • Tatar: БМО баш-фатиры
  • Tatar: Берләшкән Милләтләр баш-фатиры
  • Thai: สำนักงานใหญ่สหประชาชาติ
  • Turkish: Birleşmiş Milletler Genel Merkezi
  • Ukrainian: Штаб-квартира ООН
  • Vietnamese: Trụ sở Liên Hiệp Quốc
  • Welsh: Pencadlys y Cenhedloedd Unedig
  • Trụ sở Liên Hợp Quốc
  • UNO

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