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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. 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 of New York City from the only 360-degree open air promenade in the city - Enjoy the interactive and immersive 2nd floor exhibits and connect with NYC’s most iconic building - Admire the architecture of the Empire State Building from within, including the beautifully restored world-famous Art Deco lobby Completely reimagined, the Observatory Experience at the Empire State Building offers unmatched views from over 440 meters above Manhattan, and an interactive experience guaranteed to impress! The newly-designed Observatory Entrance kicks off the Journey to the Top with its grand staircase and two-story building model. Visitors can fully immerse themselves in the Empire State Building’s inspiring history as they make their way through the brand-new series of 12 interactive exhibits on the 2nd floor, which offers guests an inside look at the building’s construction, New York City in the 1930’s, and the building’s rise as a symbol of international pop culture – plus, the chance to hop into the hands of the legendary Kong for a killer photo! The revamped 80th floor is equally impressive, capped by an interactive partnership with NYC & Co that gives visitors the chance to plan a custom itinerary for the rest of their trip to New York City, tailored to their interests and visit duration. The crown jewel of the Observatory Experience is the 86th floor Observatory. Offering the only 360-degree outdoor viewing experience in New York City, the 86th floor is as unique as it is breathtaking. There’s never been a better time to visit New York City’s most iconic destination! The Express Pass The express pass grants priority access to the top of the Empire State Building, via the express security checks and skip-the-line access to the elevators on the 2nd and 80th floors. This option is highly recommended for visits during the summer, as well as Easter, Thanksgiving and around Christmas and New Year, as well as for any visits between 11am and 3pm or around sunset time. AM/PM Choose an exciting day and night experience which allows you to appreciate the city from the 86th floor on a 360-degree, open air observatory twice in one day! Visit this fascinating observation point both under the shimmering sun and under the stars as the sparkling city lights provide a breath-taking new perspective view on the city. First visit is from 8am-8:59pm and the Second visit is from 9pm-1:15am or 10pm-1:15pm, depending on the day. Please check during your first visit. Sunrise Experience This unique opportunity allows visitors an unforgettable experience to watch the sun rise over NYC from Empire State Building’s 86th floor Observatory. Feel the city come to life while surrounded by unobstructed, panoramic open-air views. (Guest must call 72 hours in advance to reconfirm details). A limited number of sunrise tickets are available each day, making it a rather exclusive experience. Starting time varies between 5am– 6:45am depending on the time of the year. This experience is only available on Fridays and Saturdays. Languages Signage, information and the ESB App* are available in 9 languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean and Mandarin. *Download the free Empire State Building Observatory Experience App, available on the App Store and Google Play. The App is a self-guided, audio-visual tour and features fun facts, videos, light shows to music and more. Free WiFi available throughout the Building. Others 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 nearest subway station is 34th Street. Redeem informationVoucher type: PrintedPrinted Voucher. Print and bring the voucher to enjoy the activity. LocationStart point: Empire State Building - Observatory EntranceEnd point: ScheduleOpening dates22/10 - 25/11, 11:00 - 22:00Last admission time: 21:1526/11 - 29/11, 11:00 - 23:00Last admission time: 22:1530/11 - 18/12, 11:00 - 22:00Last admission time: 21:1519/12 - 03/01, 11:00 - 22:00Last admission time: 21:1504/01 - 28/02, 12:00 - 21:00Last admission time: 20:15Please be advised that the schedule is yet to be confirmed.RequirementsDue 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 pass through the security check when entering the building. No glass or bottles are allowed to be taken to the Observatory. Only carry-on size and style bags, suitcases, backpacks, duffle bags, luggage, etc., are permitted. There is no coat check, package, baggage check or holding area, so please do not attempt to bring non-carry-on style luggage to the Observatory.
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