Inside Apple's new NYC store
November 12, 2009

The Upper West Side, that bastion of liberal thinking and discretionary spending nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River on the island of Manhattan, is finally getting its own Apple Store.

The retail outlet — Apple's 279th and the city's fourth — is scheduled to open Saturday [Nov. 14] morning. On Thursday [Nov. 12], the press got an early tour of the facility.

It's a striking edifice, all glass and gray marble. The exterior is dominated by a two-story glass facade, a huge glass apple logo and a curved glass roof, a first for an Apple Store, according to a Nov. 12 report.

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