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Rockefeller Center Christmas tree arrives in NYC

13 November 2017, 12:11 | Myron Mathis

Watch a 75 Foot Spruce Take its Throne in Rockefeller Plaza

The Rockefeller Tree Arrives! 75 Foot Norway Spruce Graces the Plaza

Once the holidays wrap up and it's taken down in NY, the tree will be milled into lumber for habitat for humanity.

The main Christmas tree in NY set on Saturday in the center of the city. It was cut down in State College, Pennsylvania and is the 85th tree to be displayed at the Rockefeller Plaza during the holiday season.

A worker cleans up after a spike was placed into the base of the 2017 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Plaza in New York, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.

Age of tree is about 80 years old, her metropolis have donated a resident of state College Jason Perrin, on the site of which it grew.

"Well about two weeks ago we started tying it up and wrapping each branch individually", head gardener Erik Pauze said.

It took an extra long truck, a huge team and a crane to move the almighty Christmas tree into place. It will be officially lit on November 29th and stay on display until January 7th.

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