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Tickets for Top of the Rock

Get a million-dollar-view of New York City from the 70th floor!

Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
Instant ticket delivery
Wheelchair accessible
Smartphone tickets accepted
COVID-19 update
Due to the developments in the COVID-19 outbreak, we have extended our cancellation policy.



  • Ascend to the 70th floor of the 30 Rock building and get sweeping views of NYC, including the Empire State Building
  • Take amazing photographs from the roof of New York and get a free city guide with discounts for other attractions
  • 30 Rock houses NBC Studios. Keep your eyes peeled for Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers, and Lorne Michaels


The Top of the Rock is an observation deck smack in the middle of Manhattan. It's perched atop 30 Rock, the famous Art Deco building that's the centerpiece of Rockefeller Center. Skip the ticketing line and go straight entry line to the 70th-floor observation deck for panoramic views of the Big Apple.

From Central Park to the Empire State Building, see the metropolis stretch out to the concrete horizon ahead. Top of the Rock is designed to resemble a cruise ship's deck, and it offers you something the Empire State Building's own observation deck doesn't; a view of the Empire State Building!

30 Rock has been a quintessential part of New York even before it was completed in 1933. Remember that famous picture of a group of construction workers having lunch on a steel beam? Yep, it was taken here!

This Art Deco skyscraper is home to NBC Studios, where shows like Saturday Night Live and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon are produced. Fingers crossed, you might see some stars too.


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What's included

Access to both the indoor and outdoor observation decks at Top of the Rock
Complimentary Downtown Manhattan city guide, including a self-guided walking tour, and more than $20 in discounts
Sky shuttle elevator
Interactive beam walk

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation may be available depending on your ticket selection
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket


  • The Top of the Rock Observation Deck can get very busy, especially during holiday weeks. It is highly recommended to arrive early in the morning to reserve your preferred timeslot
  • Use the entrance on 50th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Once you have your timeslot, you can skip the 'General Admission' ticket line and proceed down the staircase to enter the 'Pass' line by the turnstiles to have your ticket scanned


Opening hours

Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed

How to get there

30 Rockefeller Plaza
30 Rockefeller Plaza, 10112, New York
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Ratings & reviews

442 Reviews
Feb 29, 2020
Top of the Rock was an amazing experience. Unlike the Empire State Building perspective, the observatory offers you an amazing view of Central Park. I loved the open air feel, you really are in the heart of the city!
Feb 20, 2020
Feb 11, 2020
Perfect view, what an amazing experience, highly recommended

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