Empire State Building

Building, Historic Site, Scenic Lookout
350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St)
New York, NY 10118
(212) 736-3100
Monday
8:00am - 2:00am
Tuesday
8:00am - 2:00am
Wednesday
8:00am - 2:00am
Thursday
8:00am - 2:00am
Friday
8:00am - 2:00am
Saturday
8:00am - 2:00am
Sunday
8:00am - 2:00am

Tips

  • Did you know? The Stanley Cup has visited the 86th floor here too!
  • The Empire State Building opened ahead of schedule in 1931 taking only one year and 45 days to build. It is currently the tallest building in NYC.
  • The best touristy venue, this 80-year-old landmark is simply stunning. Check out the Art Deco flourishes in the lobby, restored to its original gilded splendor in 2009.
  • Did you know that the Empire State Building was originally intended to be only 80 stories high, not 103?
  • Through an unmarked (and locked, sorry) door on the 102nd-floor observation deck is a narrow terrace that was once intended to be a docking station for airships moored to the mast
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  • Letters addressed to God sent care of this address are classified as misdirected and burned in the Post Office basement, as reported in a 1934 Talk of the Town piece.
  • Many nights the lighting scheme has special significance (red, white and blue for July 4th; green for St. Patrick's, etc.). Find out what, if anything, the lights are honoring on the ESB website.
  • Take some great tourist photos from up here
  • Is the Empire State Building the center of a second Bermuda Triangle? Lizzie Widdicombe investigated with an Internet-purchased radio-wave meter and a veteran cab driver
  • Allah'a yaklasmanin baska yollari da var!
  • Enjoy New York and visit the most exciting places this amazing city has to offer! The Lufthansa travel report will guide you.
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  • For $22, you can have the best view of New York. I advice you to visit for the sunset, it's beautiful!
  • Go to the top after dark.
  • A beautiful sight indeed!
  • Ve temprano, suele haber colas. Perfecto si vas un da despejado
  • Sper umak cin hazrm :)
  • Avoid the skyride, it's a joke of an 8-10 min ride that's not worth you're money
  • Starbucks on the street level north side of building.

Nearby places

350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th Sts)
Broadway & 7th Ave (btwn W 42nd & 47th St)
151 W 34th St (btwn 7th Ave & Broadway)