Tips for Visiting the Top of the Rock in NYC
Visiting the Top of the Rock in New York City is 100% worth the $40 admission for the views of the city and general experience!
Purchase your tickets online so you can go straight to the elevators when you arrive.
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Book the earliest ticket time (8am) on a weekday for less crowds and the best photo ops!
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There are 3 observatory decks - head straight for the highest deck for the best views.
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Bring a wide angle lens to capture everything you can!
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There is no time limit for how long you can stay, but I would plan to spend 45 minutes to an hour.
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If you're planning an entire sightseeing tour of NYC, consider purchasing the CityPass which includes the Top of the Rock and 5 other popular spots.
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Dress warm and prepare for possible wind, especially if you visit in the winter!
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