One World Observatory

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What you'll do

Fly up 102 stories to the One World Observatory for 360° degree views of New York.

Discover the One World Observatory with Go City®

  • Take a 47-second Skypod ride up 102 stories.
  • Meet Tour Ambassadors, the ultimate New York insiders.
  • Your pass also gives you access to many more attractions in New York, so don't forget to check them out.
  • Tip: visit mid-morning or in the evening for the shortest wait times

Toast to a day of sightseeing with an exclusive discount off One Dine's (One World Observatory’s premier restaurant and bar) signature Go City cocktail - The Sightseer. A non-alcoholic version of this specialty drink is available for anyone who prefers theirs with a non-alcoholic spirit.

Discover the dizzying heights of the One World Observatory, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. You’ll be amazed by 360° degree views over New York, reaching out to Brooklyn, Manhattan, the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, and more.

One World Observatory Highlights

This New York viewing platform sits 102 stories high within the One World Trade Center. The Skypod elevator takes just 47 seconds, telling the story of the city’s transformation into the skyscraper metropolis it is today.

Spot New York’s top landmarks from the sky and walk over the streets below on the 14-foot wide Sky Portal, a glass floor window to the city.

Embark on a Remarkable Journey with One World Observatory Tickets

Elevate your New York City escapade with One World Observatory tickets, unlocking an unparalleled experience that will leave a lasting impression. Perched atop the majestic One World Trade Center, the Observatory boasts awe-inspiring 360-degree vistas from the 100th to 102nd floors. Immerse yourself in the city's rich history and cultural tapestry as you gaze upon its most illustrious landmarks from this unparalleled vantage point.

Discover Exceptional Savings on One World Observatory Tickets

Why settle for ordinary when you can unlock exclusive savings with One World Observatory ticket discount offers? Experience the best that the Big Apple has to offer without stretching your budget! A variety of discounts are available for students, seniors, military personnel, and more. Simply present your valid ID at the ticket counter or secure your discounted tickets online in advance to guarantee your place at the summit of the city. The excitement doesn't end there! Maximize your experience by bundling your One World Observatory visit with other sought-after attractions using One World Trade tickets.


Experience One World Observatory and many other attractions with the All Inclusive Pass.

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Know before you go

Getting your ticket: visit any kiosk to scan your pass and reserve your entry in the next available time slot. Save the the printed ticket! When it's time to enter, simply present the ticket and proceed through a security screening.

Time to kill before your admission slot? Why not get a few more things ticked off nearby while you wait! We recommend shopping and dining around the Oculus; a walk around Battery Park; a stroll down Wall Street; or the free Staten Island Ferry for views of the Statue of Liberty from the water.

In light of COVID-19, please read the safety advice on One World Observatory's website ahead of your visit. 

One World Observatory FAQS

Q. What is the location of One World Observatory?
A. One World Observatory is situated on the top floors of One World Trade Center in New York City.

Q. Which floors of One World Trade Center house the Observatory?
A. The One World Observatory occupies the 100th, 101st, and 102nd floors of the building.

Q. How long does it typically take to visit the Observatory?
A. A visit to One World Observatory generally takes approximately 1-2 hours.

Q. Are there dining options available at the Observatory?
A. Yes, there are dining options on the 101st floor, including a sit-down restaurant and a casual café.

Q. Is the One World Observatory accessible for people with disabilities?
A. Yes, the Observatory is fully accessible, offering wheelchair access and accommodations for those with special needs.

Q. Can I bring a camera or a tripod to capture the views?
A. Cameras are allowed, but tripods and selfie sticks are prohibited for safety reasons.

Where you'll be

Operating hours

Daily: 10AM - 7PM

Note: One World Observatory's onsite restaurant, One Dine, is open from 12PM - 9PM. The last seating is 30 minutes prior to close.

Hours are subject to change, for the most up-to-date schedule visit the attraction's website. 

Plan Your Visit to One World Observatory NYC

One World Observatory is open daily and is accessible by subway, bus, car, and waterway.

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Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days from your purchase date.

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