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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

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There's nothing more quintessentially New York in the wintertime than a visit to Rockefeller Centre. The Centre's Christmas Tree is a cultural landmark, and the tree lighting is a most anticipated event for locals and visitors alike. The tree...more
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45 Rockefeller Plz, Rockfeller Center, New York City, NY 10111-0100
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The Rockefeller Christmas tree was what attracted us to NY in December. We couldn't wait to see it on our first night. It's seen in so many movies, it must be the most famous tree in the world and it was just as magical as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tracey H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to take my grandchildren to see tree while visiting NYC before Christmas. It was beautiful! They enjoyed seeing it and were in awe at how large it was and how many lights were on it. Definitely a must see if you're in NYC at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Slick5276
Reviewed 12 February 2019

We visited between Christmas and New Years so it was very crowded but the tree was beautiful and we had the best time. Surprisingly the people all were very friendly and we took pictures of each others families with each other phones so we captured...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joe L
Reviewed 31 January 2019

It's not a Christmas vacation without going to Rockefeller Center to see the tree. Too bad 2000 other people had the same idea. It is nice even with the huge crowd. One time I saw Santa ice skating down below.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CTS_Knows
Reviewed 28 January 2019

We always stop by the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree when vising NY at Christmas. We LOVE seeing the tree. It is beautiful. It is very crowded, but well worth the visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JenFauxCampbell
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Would not go on the weekend, the street is completely blocked by pedestrians watching the Sacks shop show opposite. go early in the evening on a week day and you get a wonderful photo opportunity and a nice shopping experience in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ilana S
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Try to go in the morning, then there will be less people, and you can get a picture, with no other people in it 🤗🤩

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RcaL85
Reviewed 14 January 2019

I have waited years to experience Christmas in NY and it was amazing. The tree is spectacular and the whole Rockefeller Centre is so beautifully decorated. The crowds are pretty spectacular too, it has to be said. The police are very visible in a friendly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tellenbach
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Went to Rockefeller Center to see the tree. Was not disappointed. At 75' tall it was quite impressive.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marg B
Reviewed 12 January 2019

Visiting the tree at Rockefeller Center is always on our to-do list when in the city around the holidays. The tree is HUGE. The lights are always spectacular. There really is nothing else like it that even compares. The tree stands beside the ice rink...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank daisyferret1
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HolliAS
29 December 2018|
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Response from Larry C | Reviewed this property |
From the Rockefeller Center website: The Tree will remain lit and can be viewed until 9pm on January 7, 2019.
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