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Top of the Rock: Tours & Tickets

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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Hours Today: 08:00 - 23:00
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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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I booked the tour using a C3 city pass and was pleased to see that you can still prebook an exact entry time. Staff were helpful but a little bit pushy when we were queuing, telling everyone to keep moving and bunch up. It seemed...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The views are beautiful. The best thing is that it is outdoors. You gotta go when it is not cloudy to enjoy it better.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank limatraveller1966
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We used one of the online deals (called C3) to go to the Top of the Rock! We even scheduled a time to attend so it wasnt too busy. The weather wasnt the greatest and very windy but we could still see for miles! The...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Babybearadventures
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We headed for the Top of the Rock for 10pm as we bought the tickets in advance which gave us time to have a late supper. The view from the top was amazing. I liked the fact there was more than one level and there...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Voyage549730
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to pick top of the rock rather than Empire State and one world observatory so I’m not able to compare on the view. However, I loved that you could get a great picture of Central Park and the Empire State Building, plus I’m...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Scottravellingabroad
Reviewed yesterday

We went up after we visited the plaza great veiws from here not to long in the que worth doing to see the sites

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Linda C
Reviewed yesterday

After checking out the top of both here and the Empire State building I will always vote Top of the Rock as my favorite! It is a fun experience, the building is also newer so you don't feel a sway as I have experienced at...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Abby G
Reviewed yesterday

Friends had advised us to go 'up the rock' instead of up the Empire State Building and I am glad we listened. We were fortunate that it was a glorious day. Clear blue skies and we could see for miles all around. Got a great...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Do you want to be the next sheep to be milked 41 dollars for having a mediocre / horrible experience? So let them milk you and be happy. In 4 words, JUST DON'T GO THERE. Want a long explanation? Here you have. This place is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So the debate was either 1. WTC observatory (view of Manhattan without the amazing financial district) or 2. Empire State Building (view of Central Park and financial district) or... 3. Rockefeller centre ( view of the above but with the beautiful Empire State Building too)...More

Date of experience: October 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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Response from sptrowbridge | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can as your bag will be put through security first
1 October 2019|
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Response from Diana C | Reviewed this property |
It is better if you get your tickets before.I had the tickets one month before by internet.I don’t know if you can buy it on the Rockefeller centre
devika k
26 September 2019|
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Response from Kenneth M | Reviewed this property |
I went on my own..no need for tour bus. I was a solo tourists!