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Top of the Rock Observation Deck

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Address: 30 Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY
Phone Number: +1 212-698-2000
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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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US$34.00*
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Beautiful views of NYC

Crowded but beautiful views of the city. Unfortunately, the glass surrounding the observation decks does not make for excellent photos, but still enjoyable to see the NYC skyline... read more

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Ottawa, Canada
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Crowded but beautiful views of the city. Unfortunately, the glass surrounding the observation decks does not make for excellent photos, but still enjoyable to see the NYC skyline on a beautiful sunny day.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is a line, you want to make time. But the views are awesome, take your zoom lens. Great views of Central Park, great view of Empire State Building.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were lucky enough to visit on a very clear cold night so the views from the top were fabulous. Few visitors to obstruct the view and thankfully not too much queueing to get there.

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Thank Dellywooo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Tickets start at $34 for adults, $28 for children 6-12 years of age and $32 for seniors. Fabulous views especially at dark. “LFrom Top of the Rock you can get some amazing shots of the Empire State Building, Central Park, and skyscrapers

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Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited late evening, what a view!! I would recommend this before going up the Empire State Building as you see it in all it's glory, especially all lit up. A Top of The Rock security guard kindly took a photo of myself and my husband as selfies don't do the view justice...! Would definitely recommend the extra climb of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you are pressed for time during your New York stay. I recommend going to the the Top of the Rock over the Empire State. Much better view. I prefer the view at night over the view in the day.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

- Brilliant informative area prior to the lift. - Security screening for extra security. - Beautiful views of the city. - Definitely worth a visit.

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Chino Hills, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Bought our tickets through Citypass and we were at the top in less than 10 minutes. What can I say, beautiful views at night time. A must visit for all tourists.

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Cocoa, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

No better place to see NYC than here. This is a must visit. The skyline views are 1 in a million. See the views from the rainbow room too.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Slick experience, virtually no lines to queue. Fantastic views of Manhattan. We bought tickets as part of a tour package. Even with glass shields it was a bit windy & can be cold.

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