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Top of the Rock Observation Deck, New York

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$41.37

Daytime or night - anytime is the right time to visit the Top of the Rock Observation Deck. Perched 70 stories above the city at Rockefeller Center, the panoramic, 360-degree views of Manhattan are unequaled anywhere else in New York City.

Upon arriving at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, take time to admire the stunning, shimmering Swarovski chandelier on your way to the exhibits of Rockefeller Center’s historic construction during the Great Depression. Ascend to the Top in less than 1 minute with a ride up 850 feet (260 m) on the Sky Shuttle.

Explore 3 floors with expansive, unobstructed indoor and outdoor viewing areas. The breathtaking views stretch for miles in every direction! You'll feel like you are floating above Central Park as you take in views of New York's most famous landmarks including the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, One World Trade Center, and the Statue of Liberty. Top off your visit on the 70th floor, a completely open-air deck!
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Entrance to Top of the Rock Observatory uses timed-ticketing. Your voucher must be exchanged at the box office or will-call desk for a timed-ticket. If entrance is not available immediately, you will be offered the next available time slot, or the next available time slot one of your preferred choice. Please visit Top of the Rock in advance of your actual desired time to secure your timed-tickets for later that day or the next day.
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- Last elevator goes up one hour before closing time

Description:

Visit: Top of the Rock, 30 Rockfeller Plaza Enter on West 50th Street, between 5th & 6th Avenues, New York City, NY 10111

Get the best view in all of New York City from the Top of the Rock Observation Deck at Rockefeller Plaza.

Duration: 1 hour

Visit: Rockefeller Center, 45 Rockefeller Plaza Rockefeller Centre, New York City, NY 10111-0100

Rockefeller Center is a national historic landmark in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. Home to Top of the Rock Observation Deck, NBC Studios, Radio City Music Hall and much more.

Duration: 1 hour

Visit: Channel Gardens, 5th Ave Between 49th and 50th Sts., New York City, NY 10118-4810

As part of the Rockefeller Center complex, this is a true oasis, with water and more art. A series of pools with sculptures and flowers offer a calm area for visitors.

Duration: 15 minutes

Visit: General Electric Building, 6th Ave., and 49th and 50th Sts., New York City, NY 10112-0015

Art Deco style abounds inside and out at the GE building.

Duration: 15 minutes

Visit: The Rink at Rockefeller Center, 600 5th Ave Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY 10020-2302

The Rink at Rockefeller Center is the classic NYC ice skating experience.

Duration: 1 hour

Departure:

Departure point:

Rockefeller Plaza

Departure time:

4/1/2019 - 12/23/2019

Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 11:30 PM
12/24/2019 - 12/24/2019
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 09:00 PM
12/25/2019 - 12/25/2019
Monday - Sunday:12:00 PM - 09:00 PM
12/26/2019 - 12/30/2019
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 11:30 PM
12/31/2019 - 12/31/2019
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 PM
1/1/2020 - 1/1/2020
Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
1/2/2020 - 3/31/2020
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Duration:

1 hour

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

Terms and Conditions:

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Reviews:

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irwinrj22

This was our first trip to New York and The Top of the Rock was ideal to see the famous landmarks and just to get the sheer size of the city. Not tiring as lifts take you to where you need to be. Ticketed so that it’s not overly busy and you can view everything at leisure. Would definitely recommend it.

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Kerry

On the longest day of the year, late in the afternoon the rainclouds finally cleared and my daughter and 8-year-old grandson headed up to the Top of the Rock, just before sunset,. It was definitely everything that was promised. They visited all 3 decks, stayed as people came and went, took LOTS of photos, identified all the buildings as advertised, and came down a couple of hours later really glad they had chosen THAT tall building to climb up in.

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Lynda L

Its always good being at Rockefeller Center! I have done this several times and I am always amazed with the beauty of NYC at dark!

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DAVID J

The three viewing levels offer fantastic unobstructed views if the city. Awesone views of The Empire State Building and Central Park.

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julietvista

Easy to book and you get discount if you do an additional Rockefeller tour. Great savings, tour guide Lisa was awesome! I highly recommend this company

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Mary A

Well organised. Amazing night views. Good historical information. We Had some difficulty finding way out!

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Andrew P

Visited here on a bright sunny afternoon and the views were amazing. I found this better than the Empire State Building. It wasn't too busy so, easy to move around. It was well worth the price.

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jcwhalley

I pre booked a voucher and was horrified to see just one person at the kiosk who was multi tasking - so a small queue took 20/30 minutes to get my ticket for a 22:15 entry time. More Queues on arrival and all the way up to the top made this a trip to forget. If you're going to do it there are two golden rules. Do the empire state during the day and this at night - or vice versa as the contrast is excellent.

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MehulKumar R

DO NOT buy express or whatever they call it. NOT worth it! I couldn't skip ANY line! nor it was of any use upstairs once reached.

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Geraldine O

On arrival to the ticket office, they refused to allow us enter as we had not made a reservation. Which was not printed on the ticket.Very dissappointed as this was our last night in NY.


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Top of the Rock Observation Deck, New York
Overview:

Daytime or night - anytime is the right time to visit the Top of the Rock Observation Deck. Perched 70 stories above the city at Rockefeller Center, the panoramic, 360-degree views of Manhattan are unequaled anywhere else in New York City.

Upon arriving at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, take time to admire the stunning, shimmering Swarovski chandelier on your way to the exhibits of Rockefeller Center’s historic construction during the Great Depression. Ascend to the Top in less than 1 minute with a ride up 850 feet (260 m) on the Sky Shuttle.

Explore 3 floors with expansive, unobstructed indoor and outdoor viewing areas. The breathtaking views stretch for miles in every direction! You'll feel like you are floating above Central Park as you take in views of New York's most famous landmarks including the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, One World Trade Center, and the Statue of Liberty. Top off your visit on the 70th floor, a completely open-air deck!

From USD

$41.37

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