Empire State Building Observatory New York


Empire State Building Observatory New York

The Empire State Building Observatory is a must on any trip to New York. From the spectacular lobby all the way up to the majestic observatories, this iconic centrepiece of the city’s skyline is a testament to the ingenuity, vision and spirit of New York. HIGHLIGHTS:  * Unforgettable views over the famous skyline of New York  * 360-degree panoramic views  * Travel up to the 86th floor to the main observation deck   For nearly a century, tourists have been flocking to the main observation deck on the 86th floor of this iconic building, looming 400m over 5th Avenue. From this privileged vantage point you can admire a breathtaking panorama of the rooftops, streets and secret alleys of metropolitan New York. You cannot say that you really know this great city until you have seen it from the top of the Empire State Building! It is an unforgettable experience – perhaps you will be reminded of when Harry met Sally or even of King Kong’s dramatic demise. This visit will let you savour breathtaking 360-degree panoramic views of Manhattan, with birds-eye views over Central Park, Times Square, the Flatiron Building, Brooklyn Bridge, the Chrysler Building, the Statue of Liberty and so much more.


Includes admission to the Empire State Building Main Observation Deck on the 86th floor. 

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Client code 4294. To collect your ticket, please go to the Visitor Center Ticket Office on the 2nd floor of the Empire State Building, located at 20 West 34th Street, New York, NY 10118. Please note that reservations to the building are mandatory. You will need to have your Original Admissions Ticket and your Reservation Ticket for entry into the Observatory. Get your timed reservation ticket at https://reseller.esbnyc.com/webstore/shop/ViewItems.aspx?CompanyCode=gsow&CG=ReserveOnline&C=reserve86 Includes admission to the Main Observation Deck on the 86th floor. Admission to Top Observation Deck on the 102nd floor is optional and fee is payable locally. This is subject to availability and fees are subject to change. The Empire State Building is open 8:00am-2:00am daily but opening times may vary so please check the schedule at the supplier’s website. Peak hours are from 11:00am-1:00pm and 1 hour before and after sunset. Peak days are Friday through Sunday and holidays. Consider visiting during non-peak days and hours. Last elevator goes up at 1:15am. Due to security measures, you are required to bring and wear your own face mask in order to participate in this activity. If you do not have a mask, you will not be able to take part. Please note that access will be denied to all those with a body temperature of 37.5° C or more. Everyone must go through the security check when entering the building. No glass or bottles are permitted to be taken to the Observatory. Large packages, suitcases, carry-on luggage and other such parcels are not permitted. There are no locker storage facilities at the Empire State Building for personal belongings. Remember to bring the voucher and valid photo ID with you. Supplier name: Empire State Building Observatory Supplier emergency phone: +1 212 736 3100 EXTRA COMMENTS This voucher will be honoured only once and misuse is considered a criminal offense. Voucher validity: 21 days from date of service. Languages: Multiple languages spoken depending on staffing levels, generally Spanish and Japanese available any time. Audio Guides are available for purchase in French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish. The nearest subway station is 34th Street. 

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