Empire State Building's 102nd Floor Observatory

Neighborhood: West 30s
Type of Place: Side Trips Tours/Guides


The Empire State Building's 102nd Floor Observatory, after a massive renovation, now boasts floor-to-ceiling windows allowing guests to step right to edge of the world's most famous building. Visitors also get to travel 16 stories in a glass elevator through a newly-renovated glass shaft to the 102nd floor offering a glimpse of the tower's mast and famous tower lights. Upon arriving visitors are greeted by stunning, 360-degree panoramic views of the New York City skyline from 24 crystal-clear, eight foot tall windows. Tickets start at $38 and can be purchased at https://www.esbnyc.com/ or at on-site kiosks on the 86th floor.  For information on tours click here


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Empire State Building's 102nd Floor Observatory
20 West 34th Street
New York, NY 10001

Hours: 8:00am-2:00am