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Empire State Building General & Skip-the-Line Tickets

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As a city known for its stunning skyline, no visit to New York is complete without a panoramic view of the glittering metropolis. For one of the most coveted vantage points in Manhattan, don't miss this Empire State Building Observation Deck, where you can see the city from 86 floors up the sky. With indoor and outdoor observation areas, immersive exhibits on the second floor, and optional skip-the-line upgrade, no traveler should miss the striking experience.
  • Visit an Empire State Building Observation Deck, offering 360-degree views
  • Marvel at sights like Central Park, the Statue of Liberty, and Times Square
  • Visit whenever it's convenient for you, within 12 months of ticket purchase
  • Don't worry about printing anything with convenient mobile tickets included
Important Information
  • Admission Ticket to 86th floor Observation Deck
  • Access to new second floor immersive exhibits
  • Stay warm on the 86th Floor; Outdoor observatory is outfitted with heaters to heat the deck
  • Admire a spectacular 360-degree view of New York City from the 86th floor observatory
  • Free admission for children 0-5
  • Complimentary self-guided mutimedia app in multiple languages via the App Store or Google Play
  • Revamped 80th floor featuring exciting, artistic exhibits
  • Entry/Admission - Empire State Building
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
  • 102nd floor- Available for upgrade on site
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Vouchers are valid up to a year from date of purchase
  • No refunds due to weather conditions, length of lines or wait times at the building
  • Infant tickets for children 0-5 years are free and can be picked up at the ticket office upon arrival
  • Skip-the-line privileges are only available with the VIP Express Experience Admission Ticket option
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Deilia H
Footscray, Australia
Dissapointed - dont buy the photo package it is a rip off
The visit to the Empire state building in itself was worth it for the views, the history and the lovely
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Newport, United Kingdom
A must do when visiting NY
This view never gets old. I've visited the ESB a few times now and it always puts on a good show, especially at
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London, United Kingdom
Iconic view
Breathtaking views of NYC. Only issue is that it difficult to get a nice photo as people tend to walk past all the
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Ken H
The views were great. The history of construction was very interesting. Who doesn't love King Kong who made the
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Going Ape Up the Empire State
Visited the Empire State building for the second time in three years but still wasn't disappointed with the
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Amazing view of New York!
Walk around the outside at the top of the Empire State Building for a clear view of the city! See photo;s of all
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Very pricey but worth going up to Level 102
Get there early to avoid the crowds. If you do that it’s not worth paying the extra to jump the lines. The views
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Wonderful experience!
No queues as arrived about 8.45. Lots to see and read before you arrive at the top. Brilliant time and well worth
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Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Great view even from regular platform
I enjoyed the view from the 87th floor a lot. The Empire State Building is always worth a visit when the weather
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Diane S
A Magical Experience...
Until you reach the top you really don`t appreciate the views of the city. The views were awesome and its a
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  • Empire State Building
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish
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