Broadway in New York City, NY
Today, Broadway is the heart of the American theatre industry. It is a tourist attraction, drawing in visitors from all over the world to watch the most extraordinary productions around.
Buildings that stand on the street include Marble Palace, the Alexander Hamilton US Custom House, the Bowling Green Fence and Park and the Bowling Green Building, the Equitable Building, the Grand Central Hotel, the Paramount Building, Trinity Church, Winter Garden Theatre and the Woolworth Building.
The "Great White Way" is a nickname for a part of Broadway located in the Midtown section of Manhattan. This section encompasses the Theatre District and Times Square. Another well-known section is the "Canyon of Heroes," which is located in lower Broadway inside the Financial District. This section is home to the city's ticker-tape parades.