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Top of the Rock Observation Deck

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Address: 30 Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY 10112-0015
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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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Amazing views

We went up both top of the rock and empire state during our trip (one at day and one at night), but if I was only going to choose one, this is definitely better! Amazing views of... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

We went up both top of the rock and empire state during our trip (one at day and one at night), but if I was only going to choose one, this is definitely better! Amazing views of the city and central park. I'd say this is a must do!

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The ride in the lift is impressive, and very quick indeed. You get a good view on Central Park on one side, and the Empire State Building on the other side. The art-deco Crysler Tower is farer and half hidden. Weather was not exceptional, so the impression was probably not as good as it could have been.

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Grapevine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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While the top of the Empire State Building is a must, Top of the Rock offers better views of Central Park and view of the city that includes the Empire State.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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Ok we didn't book in advance, and the advertised wifi in the centre is awful so can't book there Huge winding king slow moving queues to get a ticket To get a time To join queues for the elevators and more queues.. Eventually we got to the top and there are awesome views

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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Great photo opps A great view of the city. The employees are kind and very helpful. I enjoyed visiting Rockerfeller center .

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Myrtle Beach, SC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great views. A bit expensive but worth it once. Also the make available for additional cost an ipad which identifies everything you are looking at.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
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This was on the top of our list to do !! So pleased we did it , we went mid morning and were so lucky we didn't have to queue and wait a long time ,it was very well organised ,it was a lovely sunny warm day when we went up which made it extra good , the sky was... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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The views are amazing and staff are really helpful. Great experience. We went up at night and seeing all the bright lights of New York was breathtaking

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

While all the major network morning shows have their own grand traditions, NBC may stand alone for its locale. 30 Rock is synonymous with so many grand things in NYC, and visiting its peak is chief among them. The primary observation deck affords wonderful views in and of itself, but it's the topmost platform where your unimpeded sight gives you... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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We visited the Observation Deck in the late afternoon and had a thoroughly enjoyable visit and could have stayed as long as we wanted too. It wasn't particularly busy either. I never tire of looking at NY from these Towers. It was quite pricey to eat at what was a fairly basic café, which had no seats! Would go back... More 

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