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Top of the Rock

Open today: 08:00 - 23:00
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Top of the Rock Observation Deck, the newly opened, 3-tiered observation deck on the 67th, 69th and 70th floors of 30 Rockefeller Plaza, is New York City's most amazing attraction! The unforgettable experience includes a panoramic 360-degree...more
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30 Rockfeller Plaza, Enter on West 50th Street, between 5th & 6th Avenues, New York City, NY 10111
+1 212-698-2000
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Reviewed today via mobile

Visited day time fabulous views well worth a visit. Keep eyes on roof of elevator. Was slightly overcast when we went ...still a fab view.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sharon61
Reviewed today via mobile

Even on a cloudy day it’s a fantastic view of NYC & it’s less crowded on those days so that’s a bonus. It’s very well organized and they give you a nice history lesson & souvenir-photo op in addition to being able to scope out...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank B363EEkathleenr
Reviewed today via mobile

Was mind blown learning about this building the views on the top was mind blowing seeing new york all lit up at night was awesome seeing empire state building lit up would soo recommend doing this at night had an amazing time

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ca11um98
Reviewed today via mobile

We went at sunset on Valentine's day and it was busy but you get the advantage of it at light and dark with great views of central park and the empire state building. You also get a few people propose as you can imagine

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Customer1980
Reviewed today

What an amazing experience this was. Staff were all so kind and helpful which really makes the experience. We chose the sunset times and the views were out of this world. Would definitely recommend the time we chose to friends. Was able to stay as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lautaylorx
Reviewed today

What a building and what views one of 3 must visit sky scrappers, the views amazing, we did the tour and found it very entertaining and informative wasnt sure about doing it but really glad we did, our guide made it very entertaining and got...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Paul B
Reviewed yesterday

From stepping into the lift to standing on the top level this building will impress. It gives the best views over New York. Go for sunset and night for best pics. Not the tallest but certainly the best. All staff are happy and friendly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Brian E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So there is alot of history with top of the rock. However the views of central park from the top i feel have now been ruined due to the construction of 2 high rise buildings which is a shame. Worth a visit for the history...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 728mattp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to One World and the Empire during the day so we decided to visit Top of the Rock st night. So glad we did! It was so beautiful to see everything illuminated and also have the iconic Empire State Building, Freedom tower, Chrysler...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank StAlban123
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic part of the NYC experience, they to go on as clear a day as possible and be prepared to be amazed .....

Date of experience: February 2019
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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19 February 2019|
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Response from donaldfraser_uk | Reviewed this property |
I was there in Early October. ..we booked a time slot the day before. They are very efficient at following the time slots almost to the minute.
18 February 2019|
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Response from SharonRice_12 | Reviewed this property |
We found the bus ticket for three days very useful. We paid on the spot for the attractions and sights.