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Top of the Rock Observation Deck

30 Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY 10112-0015
+1 212-698-2000
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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, 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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30 Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY 10112-0015
+1 212-698-2000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked a time to enter hoping to enjoy the sunset- we thought they would manage the crowds better and keep the numbers on the Top of the Rock to a number that allowed a worthwhile visit - we did not enjoy it and would...More

Thank majoresq
Reviewed yesterday

Despite all the people who want to go to the top, the staff handles the crowds very well and quickly. The view is worth the wait and the elevator ride is quick for those who are unsure. No time limit in viewing.

Thank Marnie09
Reviewed yesterday

I visited here mid September and had to go as it's one of the must do things in NYC. Great views and great staff and it was part of my New York Pass.

Thank Brendan M
Reviewed yesterday

30 Rockefeller Plaza offers you a journey to the top of the world. On you way there, you will pass through exhibition area and learn about history of the building. The view is amazing. It is good idea to spend some time on a terrace...More

1  Thank this_world_is_mine
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really lovely views from Midtown Manhattan. We enetered using the New York Pass. This is highly recommended as you only pay for the pass and then get access to multiple venues, including Top of the Rock.

Thank Kev15_13
Reviewed 2 days ago

Less busy than Empire State Building. View from the top is excellent. Great fpr taking pictures. You are not rushed and you can take your time

1  Thank ancas15
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We you arrive in NY you must know that here nothing is cheap. 35 dolars for this topside view. In september not so crowded, but still many people come for sunset view. No tripod for photo cameras.

Thank Viorel F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I liked this way better then Empire State Building. You can walj a few flights to top the views are amazing.

1  Thank 558stephannes
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful view you will ever see in your life, it gives you the opportunity to see the city in totally different way. It's truly an amazing experience

Thank Liza P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Views were unbeatable. All the staff and facilities were 5 star. It's my second trip here and would bring any new visitors here for the best view in NYC!

Thank Olivia F
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24 September 2017|
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Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
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23 September 2017|
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Response from RockefellerCenter | Property representative |
Hello! You may reserve a Top of the Rock ticket with your City Pass by presenting the pass in person at our box office. This can be done prior to the day you are planning to visit.
Sara L
17 September 2017|
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Response from RockefellerCenter | Property representative |
Hello! You should schedule your first entry when you purchase your tickets online. You will be allowed to immediate entry at your leisure when you return for your second visit.