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First time in New York

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First time in New York

We are going to new york next week and would like your views on which is the best Top of the rock or empire state building

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Top Of The Rock

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TOTR during the day, it has a good view of Central park. ESB for bragging rights, and the tradition that goes with it.

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I was there last week and wanted to do both. I wanted to see the ESB at night from TOTR, but that was against all recommendations here. My daughter is scared of heights and I knew she could stay indoors at TOTR and she voted for that. She managed her fear and managed to visit the outdoor balconies enclosed in plexiglass, and even the tip-top open air roof after I had already done that part alone. Like Mrs. Puddle said above, I really wanted to visit ESB to say I did, but I got over it. I had been afraid I'd miss both unless I left daughter waiting someplace. FYI, you can get a Sunrise/Sunset pass for $38 at TOTR if you want to see it in light and at night....or just time it for just before sunset.

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My vote would be top of the rock - you can see the one thing you can't see from the Empire State Building (the ESB :). Also, during the day/dusk you get a much better view of Central Park.


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If you can only do 1 do TOTR at sunset. That way you can see a day view of Central Park and then when it gets dark you can see The empire state building all lit up. When I went to NYC I went up the empire state building but I really wanted to do TOTR. if you can do both though, do it!

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Did TOTR in the day ESB in the night

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If you can do only one.....Top Of The Rock!

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