The Empire State Building is one of the most famous observatories in the world. This timeless building has been the setting for many movie scenes, personal moments, and unforgettable experiences. New York City's highest 360-degree open-air observatory deck, featuring both indoor and outdoor promenades with high-powered binoculars that provide one-of-a-kind views of Central Park, The Hudson River, East River, The Brooklyn Bridge, Times Square, The Statue of Liberty, and much more!
Before your visit, download the official, Observatory Experience app on your phone and pack a pair of headphones. The Observatory Experience app will be your audio guide as you take in the views from every direction! The app is available in English, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish, and German. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building.