Empire State Building with Early Bird Access
Your New York Explorer pass includes
- Access to the 86th floor observation deck for 360-degree views
- Official Empire…
Daily, 8AM–12AM (last entry at 11:15PM)
Open 365 days a year
Use the entrance on 50th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues). Proceed down the staircase to enter the Express Line and present your pass for entry.
If you are traveling with a tour group, please send a tour group leader to exchange all passes for timed admission tickets between 8:00 am and 10:00 am on the day before you plan to visit the observatory. Tour groups that arrive after 10:00 am without timed admission tickets may be turned away.
The observatory is open until midnight so you can visit day and night, sun up or sun down
To beat the crowds visit between 8AM and 11AM or after 10PM
Group Tours: If you are traveling with a tour group, please send a tour group leader to exchange all Passes for timed admission tickets between 9AM and 10AM on the day you plan to visit the observatory. Tour groups that arrive after 10AM without timed admission tickets may be turned away.
For more information visit the Top of the Rock website.
Just show your New York Explorer pass at the Top Of The Rock admission counter and you're in – there's no need to purchase individual tickets at any of the New York attractions included on your pass.
30 Rockefeller Plaza. The main entrance is on 50th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.
New York, NY 10112