Empire State Building Tickets

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Opening hours

Open 365 days per year

8am to 2am

Last elevator up departs at 1.15am

How to get there

350 5th Ave, New York, NY 10118, USA

The Empire State Building is in central Manhattan, just off 5th Avenue. Driving in this part of town is not recommended, and parking is limited. The nearest subway stations to the Empire State Building are Penn Station / 34th Street which is two blocks


How tall is the Empire State Building?
The total height of the Empire State Building is 1,454 feet, including the antenna on the roof. It was the world
How long does it take to get to the observation deck?
There are 73 lifts in the Empire State Building, each with a capacity of 15 people. They each travel at 15 miles per hour, zooming you up to the 86th floor in around 30 seconds. There is also the option of taking the stairs, but with 1,576 steps from ground level to the 86th floor, it
What else is there to do inside the building?
The observation decks are the main attraction of the Empire State Building, but there
How far can I see from the top?
On a clear day, visitors to the 86th floor can see up to 80 miles in all directions from the Empire State Building. Visitors can see five states – New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Massachusetts. Even when the weather isn


Long opening hours
The Empire State Building is open 365 days a year, from breakfast time to the early hours of the morning. Visitors can therefore visit in the evening after many other visitor attractions are closed, or round off an evening enjoying New York entertainment with a trip to the viewing decks. It
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High Line

High Line

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