Tour of Grand Central Terminal’s Operations
10:30 – Noon
Meet at the circular Information Booth in the Main Concourse
Join us for a technical tour of one of the world’s most magnificent terminals. Fredrick N. Chidester, a former director at Metro-North Railroad responsible for overseeing many aspects of Grand Central Terminal, will offer a 90 minute tour focusing on the operational complexities associated with this massive facility as well as some of the challenges that planners are working to overcome. The tour will also describe some of the major capital projects underway and, of course, have a look at some of its many platforms and trains. The 90 minute tour with have a brief break midway through. Tour starts at the circular Information Booth in the middle of the landmark’s Main Concourse.