Top of the Rock Observation Deck, New York

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Top of the Rock Observation Deck, New York information and booking

60 minutes
Departs from
Rockefeller Plaza
Time of departure
TOP OF THE ROCK OBSERVATION DECK8am - midnightLast elevator going up at 11pmHours may vary on holidaysAll guests will be directed to the Rockefeller Center Concourse via the Sixth Avenue subway entrance located between 49th and 50th Streets, to access Top of the RockROCKEFELLER CENTER TOUR Tours depart hourly between 10am and 7pm(with exception of 6pm). Advanced reservations are required
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Daytime or night-time - anytime is the right time to visit the Top of the Rock Observation Deck. Perched 70 stories above the city at Rockefeller Plaza, the panoramic views of Manhattan are unequaled anywhere else in New York City.

Breathtaking vistas stretch for miles in every direction. You'll see New York's famous landmarks, including the Chrysler Building, Times Square, the Hudson River, the East River, Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty. Plus, your view includes the Empire State Building! Quite simply, it is the most spectacular view in New York City.

Top of the Rock Observation Deck is open 365 days a year. Watch the seasons unfold or take in an amazing sunset from the outdoor observation deck. Interactive displays are exhibited detailing the construction of the Rockefeller Center, including three short films.


Upgrade your ticket to include a 75-minute Rockefeller Center Tour and uncover the rich history and breathtaking artistry of New York's most famous landmark. Learn about the history of the Rockefeller Center and how founder John D. Rockefeller Jr.'s vision for a cultural center came to reality with the great works of art and architecture that comprise it today.An expert historian will guide you through the Center’s most significant buildings, gardens and spaces on this culturally-enriching tour. You'll be equipped with your own personal headset so you can follow the illuminating commentary of your live guide. Rockefeller Center will never look the same again!

What's included

  • Entrance fees
  • Local taxes

What isn't included

  • Gratuity (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off