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Empire State Building Tickets - Observatory and Optional Skip the Line Tickets
from $37.00*
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Empire State Building Tickets - Observatory and Optional Skip the Line Tickets
from $37.00*
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The world-famous Empire State Building offers unobstructed panoramic views of New York City and beyond from 8 a.m. until 2 a.m. daily. Our 86th and 102nd floor Observation Decks offer the two highest vantage points in New York City. Soaring 1,454...more
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20 West 34th Street, New York City, NY 10118-0114
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Reviewed today

The views are great, but there were too many people around, especially on 102, which is not worth the extra cost given the inadequate space available.

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Reviewed today

A great trip included in our NY Pass. Amazing to see the NY skyline at night. Great to read about the history of the building.

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Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful experience to be looking down on the amazing city of New York even though it was totally freezing cold!!!!!😁

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Reviewed yesterday

Arrived approximately at 16.Queue zero, very kind staff.Fantastic view across New YorkFantastic experience.Congratulations

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Reviewed yesterday

I last visited the Empire State 23 years ago. So much seems to have changed.? The lower level area wasn't there and is great, giving you added little details. The out side observation area is still feat and the views still magnificent. I really loved...More

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Thank Louise C
Reviewed yesterday

I live in NYC first time that I went to Empire Building, makes me appreciate my hometown, beautiful view!

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Thank Jessica S
Reviewed yesterday

The visit of the 86th floor observatory was well organized, no lines, no waiting, informative. Thanks for a wonderful day in NYC.

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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic view from the top. It was a bit cloudy when we was there, but it was still a great view and we took some great photos. We bought the tickets that took us all the way to the top. It was not worth the...More

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Went to Empire State Building tuesday october 16 had a great time the weather was a little cold but wow what a view of New York every thing was clean and people were very friendly if you plan on going buy your tickets on line...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you want to see NYC, this is an absolute MUST! The views are just indescribable in their beauty. If you haven't seen the city from the 86th floor, then you just haven't seen anything! If you want to visit the 102nd floor, it too...More

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a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
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Arthur T
October 11, 2018|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
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Kyle K
October 1, 2018|
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Response from Empire_State_Bldg | Property representative |
Hi Kyle K., Thank you for your inquiry! Guests tend to experience shorter lines during our off-peak hours between 8-9 am, or after 11 pm. Additionally, purchasing tickets online ahead of time allows you to skip the... More
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Sharon L
September 29, 2018|
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Response from Empire_State_Bldg | Property representative |
Hi Sharon L., Thank you for your inquiry! It costs $20 more per person to visit both the 86th and 102nd-floor Observatories, as opposed to just the 86th-floor Observatory. We look forward to your visit! - Empire State... More
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