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441 Vine St, Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2821
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The view is amazing but the walk up and the elevator were so hot and the building is old but if you dont mind the hot and walk it's a great thing to do

Thank Esperansa T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to explore downtown Cincinnati for something to do and came across the Carew Tower and decided to go. The views from the 49th viewing deck was awesome. 360 degree view of Cincinnati & Kentucky. The cost was $6 but make sure you have cash!...More

Thank Borders24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was incredibly hard to find. It is in the same block as the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, the tower and hotel are all connected with shops on the first floor. Had to ask several different people how to get to the observation deck. The...More

Thank Bobbie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went up the tower as part of a tour, Nati in a Nutshell, and were very pleased! Great views all the way around. Not crowded. Easy elevator ride and then walking 4 or so flights. Highly recommended on a clear day.

Thank BostonEmjay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an old building and we can see The Downtown Cincinnati 360 degree. We used a regular elevator to 45th floor, then transfer to a small elevator to 48th floor. We needed to use stairs to 49th floor. The cost is $6 per person,...More

Thank DublinKG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Going to the top of Carew was the highlight of our trip to Cincinnati. The view was amazing and were really pleased that we went up. The security guy downstairs directed us to the elevators and he was really friendly. The colleague at the top...More

Thank suzannebrady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you have some cash on you before making the trek to the top! Great 360 views of the city. A must see!

Thank Cara C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Old time stairs and elevators. Don't expect anything modern, but the view is great. Odd that they charge for it though. That's kind of a bummer.

1  Thank Scuba_N1nja
Reviewed 10 July 2018

On my recent visit I took the elevator to the top of Carew Towers to the viewing deck. It was magnificent. The views of Cincinnati ad Kentucky were fantastic.

Thank marciaB964
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Take a really fast elevator to the 45th floor, switch to a much smaller elevator to go a little higher, climb a few steps, and there you are. The admission fee is cheap, but it's cash only. The views are really good - you can...More

1  Thank jfranco77
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11 November 2017|
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Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
There is just an observation deck.
9 October 2017|
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Response from donau2015 | Reviewed this property |
It is indeed open all year round.
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13 April 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Observation deck and gift shop are open Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Friday, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 - 7:00 PM. Rates $4 ages 12 and up $2 ages 6-11 Free for ages 5 and under Cash only... More