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Take the Views to 100 at One World Observatory

Add some next-level drama to your stay in NYC with a visit to the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Take in panoramas of Manhattan's most mesmerizing and iconic sites from One World Observatory, located on levels 100-102 of One World Trade Center, also known as the Freedom Tower.

Ride the SkyPod Elevator to ascend 102 stories in 47 seconds, pose with your posse against the backdrop of your favorite digital cityscape, and walk the Sky Portal, a glass disc that gives you a sky-high perspective of the city below from 100 floors up. One World Observatory is less than ten minutes by foot from the hotel.


Open daily, with varying seasonal hours.
Summer (May 1 - September 4): 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Winter (September 5 - December 31): 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 


Standard admission starts at $34


  • ONE Dine
  • SkyPod Elevators
  • Sky Portal
  • See Forever Theater
  • City Pulse: Ask an Expert
  • Virtual Tours


  • Is there a place to eat at One World Observatory?

    Yes, ONE Dine restaurant and bar is located on the 101st floor of the Freedom Tower, with views of the Observation Floor and a menu of classic American fare. Tickets to the observatory are required to dine at the restaurant and reservations are highly recommended.
  • How do I get tickets for One World Observatory?

    You can purchase tickets online for the observatory, but your visit is time- and date-specific. Guests must arrive 15 minutes prior to ticketed time to guarantee entry, and late-arriving visitors will only be admitted depending on capacity. Guests can purchase Anytime Admission tickets for an additional fee and untimed entry.

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