Empire State Building

Free Entry with The Sightseeing Pass

Normal Entry Price: Adult $51.17 - Child $44.64

Empire State Building with The Sightseeing Pass

    • Experience the essence of New York City at the iconic Empire State Building.
    • A must-see attraction offering ticket holders two attractions for the price of one.
    • Step into the indoor and outdoor 360-degree Observatories that provide unmatched views from the heart of New York City and beyond.
    • Immerse deeper into the history and allure of the Empire State Building with NEW interactive Exhibits on the 2nd and 80th floors.
    • 102nd Floor Observatory and other upgrades available at Kiosks upon arrival.

What You Get

  • The Sightseeing Pass grants you free admission to: Empire State Building. Discover the reimagined Empire State Building Observatory experience. In 2023, it was named the #1 attraction in the U.S. for the second consecutive year by TripAdvisor travelers. With its newly unveiled museum and interactive exhibits, the Empire State Building Observatory delivers an immersive experience making it a must-do for anyone visiting NYC.

    For the best experience, we recommend visiting two hours after ESBO opening time.

How To Redeem

Reservations are required.
Due to the attraction's overwhelming popularity, and to ensure a seamless visit, we highly recommend you secure a reservation in advance of your visit.

To secure your ticket, please reserve your timed entry here: https://www.sightseeingpass.com/en/manage-my-booking

Once your reservation is completed, simply present your timed entry QR code ticket confirmation upon arrival at the Empire State Building.

*If you are unable to secure a reservation in advance, you may reserve onsite at the Empire State Building Observatory for the next available timed entry.


  • May 10 - July 20: 9:00am - 12:00am
    July 21 - August 27: 9:00am - 1:00am
    August 28 - September 4: 9:00am - 12:00am
    September 5 - September 30: 10:00am - 11:00pm

    Entry doors close 45 minutes before closing time.

    Reservations required.

    Please note: We are operating with additional safety measures, for details visit: www.esbnyc.com/safety

Getting There

Empire State Building

20 West 34th Street, New York, NY 10018, USA

  • Closest Subway
  • 34th St. Herald Sq. (B, D, F, M, N, Q, R, W)
  • Closest Bus Stop
  • 350 Fifth Avenue (between 33rd/34th Streets),
  • New York, NY 10118

Empire State Building

Free Entry with The Sightseeing Pass

Normal Entry Price: Adult $51.17 - Child $44.64