07/30/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

New York Buildings: Eyesores Or Landmarks? (SLIDESHOW/POLL)

New York City is known for its architecture, but with great successes come great failures. For every Statue of Liberty of Chrysler Building, there is a Madison Square Garden sticking out like a sore thumb. The City is attempting to rectify some of its mistakes, sometimes with innovative approaches such as re-appropriating elevated train tracks downtown into High Line Park. There's a fine line between eyesore and landmark, so here are some of the buildings that New Yorkers have been grappling to categorize for decades.

Rate the buildings in our slideshow by telling us which ones you think are landmarks and which ones are eyesores.

New York Buildings: Eyesores Or Landmarks