Before you Go

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A trip up the iconic Empire State is without doubt one of the ultimate New York experiences. So, get your entrance ticket here and enjoy some of the very best views there are of New York and the Manhattan skyline.


  • Free self-guided multimedia tour to learn about the views from every single point
  • Admission to the 86th floor Observatory with panoramic views of up to 5 different states
  • Breath-taking views of NYC from 1,050 feet above the streets


Enjoy a visit to the Observation Deck of one of New York's most famous landmarks, the Empire State Building, located right in the centre of Midtown Manhattan. From the open-air observatory deck on the 86th floor, you'll be able to witness the breathtaking views of the whole city and the incredible Manhattan skyline, so make sure you have your camera ready! You'll learn all about the history behind how this building was built and what goes on there today.

If you're lucky enough you might even get to experience the live music entertainment in the evening, so if it's romance you're looking for, make sure you visit after dark! Open until 2am, you can decide whether you want to experience the daytime hustle and bustle of the city from up high, or see the City that Never Sleeps under the stars as the night comes alive. The dazzling lights will mesmerise you, that's for sure!

This emblematic building, 1,050 feet tall and with 102 floors, is one of the most popular skyscrapers in New York City. Its location, between West 33rd and 34th Streets in Midtown Manhattan, provides views of up to 5 different states, especially on clear days.

Before you Go

Empire State Building

  • Opening hours (*subject to change)

  • Open seven days a week, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.

  • Last entry: 1:15 a.m.

  • Duration of visit: 1 hour

  • Please note: there are no advance reservations for a specific time slot

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final: tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded by City Sightseeing.

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City Sightseeing New York (Twin America)
1430 Broadway – Suite 507
10018, New York, United States of America