Liverpool Street Station

Volume 7, Issue 38; 10 Mar 2004; last modified 08 Oct 2010

In a circular way, Liverpool Street Station reminds me more of Grand Central Station than Grand Central Station does.

Impatient people always arrive too late.

Jean Dutourd

Trips to visit my folks in England have always taken me through London’s Liverpool Street Station. I have visited it far more frequently than my own country’s Grand Central Station in New York City.

Thus, in a circular way, Liverpool Street Station reminds me more of Grand Central Station than Grand Central Station does.

Liverpool Street Station
Liverpool Street Station

No, that probably isn’t supposed to make any sense. And New York wins the architecture prize, hands down.