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When to book ESB & TOTR??

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When to book ESB & TOTR??

I'll be travelling to NYC early April.

I've bought tickets for some broadway shows that I want to see and have been told to pre purchase my tickets to ESB & TOTH becasue of the lines.

Should I buy them BEFORE I leave for the US? OR should I buy them when I arrive in NYC but purchase them for the next day etc

I'm worried if I purchase them before I leave then I could end up going on a day when the weather is bad etc. Is this a normal thing or should I just not worry about it and pick a day & book now?


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1. Re: When to book ESB & TOTR??

The tickets for the ESB are not dated when you buy them so it's a good idea to pre-purchase them and then just choose the day when you get there. I've never pre-booked TOTR tickets, there's never been a queue and the longest it took to get up to the top ( including watching a short film) was half an hour. There's also frequent discount vouchers available and these aren't valid for on line purchases.I'd wait till you got there and choose the best day for the views.

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2. Re: When to book ESB & TOTR??

I second what Daisiegee says :)

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3. Re: When to book ESB & TOTR??

Hi, I purchased my ESB tickets before my trip online, and printed off my tickets and took them with me. They are valid for up to a year (I think?)Check the website.

We passed the entrance to ESB during the day and the lines were nearly round the block. We went about 8.30pm and sailed through entrance. View is amazing at night and the view day time from TOTR was fab.

Have a great time.

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4. Re: When to book ESB & TOTR??

Hi Ness

Sorry I may have overlooked telling you the ESB tickets are FOR ANY DAY ANY TIME so you should definatley buy them before you go

TOTR are times slots. I pre purchased mine as I want to go at 6.30pm for day/sunset views and was told by TOTR when I rang this is the busiest time and also its spring break.

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