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Top of the Rock Observation Deck

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Address: 30 Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Top of the Rock Observation Deck, the newly opened, 3-tiered observation...

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, unobstructed view from the 70th floor observatory, 850 feet in the sky! Hours of Operation: 8:00 AM - Midnight, last elevator goes up at 11:00 PM.Main entrance is located on 50th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues.

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Panorama of NYC

We didn't pick the best night for viewing (9.30pm in light snow) but it was still spectacular. The staff were super friendly and helpful (we were a large group). Happy to... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

We didn't pick the best night for viewing (9.30pm in light snow) but it was still spectacular. The staff were super friendly and helpful (we were a large group). Happy to recommend this. We got a good price on a few places - Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Museum of Natural History - using the NY City Explorer Pass from... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

We had the NY pass so had access to both Top of the Rock and the Empire State Building. We did Top of the Rock during the night to see the Empire State Building lit up which I think was the best way to do it. We then did Empire State in the morning for beautiful panoramic views of NYC!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Is a bit pricy for a trip up an elevator and the opportunity to walk around the decks but do get great view of the city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Its a really cool, inexpensive way to see all of New York. The museum before you get to the top is very interesting and looking down is very heady. You will enjoy this.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Be warned, if it is cold on the street it will be even colder up top, as the wind will be very brisk. There are three levels. The first two have a glass and the top one is open completely. Of course there are the proverbial gift shops all along the way that basically carried the same things. The first... More 

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Affordable, fun and amazing views!!! Spend as much time as you want.... daytime even lovelier !! The experience was well worth it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Because the ESB and the Manhattan Skyline can be seen from the rooftop viewpoint. Reasonable fee for the ride up and get a souvenir pic sitting on a beam many stories above the ground.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beats the Empore State Building view as it includes that building and Central Park. And the queuing experience is quite humane.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

When I got to the top I had great views all over Manhattan even though it was cloudy.The staff were all very friendly and gave good directions. I love the fact that on the very top deck your view is not obstructed at all. Even on the level below you could take photos through slits between glass panels. The trip... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The staff are so friendly just so excited to tell you anything and everything they know about New York which was really refreshing helped me see the real American Dream that shows through in New York. The pre seeing the view from the observatory show was amazing I'm not telling what happens I'll let you see for your self but... More 

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