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Carew Tower

441 Vine St, Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2821
+1 513-241-3888
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441 Vine St, Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2821
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Reviewed yesterday

It took us a little bit to get it figured out how to get to the tower elevator since a hotel wraps around it. Helpful people continued to direct us, and we got to see the luxurious hotel and shops along the way. Two elevators,...More

Thank katieniowa
Reviewed yesterday

During the day, you can stop in and see the beautifully decorated public rooms -- lobby, banquet rooms, staircases, etc. (Don't bother with the old hotel rooms.) Be prepared to climb some stairs to see it properly.

Thank VN F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We paid $4 to go up 50 floors to take some pretty neat pictures. I'm scared to tall places tough, so this really was not for me. Great views. Scary for people like me! The elevator goes up 45 stories, then you have to move...More

Thank jjvandui
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to the top of the Carew Tower. An amazing sight, truly! It was so cool seeing all of Cincinnati laid out for us to see, beyond beautiful!

Thank Connie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The overall art deco design of the building is beautiful. The elevator ride was kind of trippy for me but it was worth it.

Thank Erica G
Reviewed 1 week ago

You may not be on top of the world, but you're on top of the city of Cincinnati with views over the hilltops in every direction. Our grandkids enjoyed looking down at the other buildings and seeing the Ohio River curving under the bridges on...More

Thank WPShaefer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Carew tower is a great way to get a full 360 view of Cincinnati, the Ohio River and even Northern Kentucky. It is only $4 per person to get in! Accessible via elevator, stairs are optional!! 48 stories high!!

Thank sailorchica
Reviewed 1 week ago

For only $4/person, you get an entirely different view of Cincy. Carew Tower is an older building in the heart of town. Public parking is available very nearby. Take the elevator to the 45th floor, walk around a couple of hallway corners, board a small...More

Thank 18_20
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best place to get panoramic 360 degree views of the city, river and surrounding hills and river towns. It's literally the best way to see the town!

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Carew tower located in the heart of the nati. Tallest building, has restaurants and viewing tower on the top. H

Thank glenn f
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Muluken T
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
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dusty2015
6 September 2016|
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Response from Kelly B | Reviewed this property |
Most of the way up is by elevator. The last 2 flights are stairs only (unless there is another way I don't know about). The flights are short, maybe 8 steps. I would give them a call. It is so worth doing if you can!
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Sherry J
1 April 2016|
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Response from Horse_Attack | Reviewed this property |
There is an underground garage under Fountain Square - park there. The banks of elevators are just off the main hall of the tower. The security guy can assist you with the direction, but it's quite easy. You take main... More
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