Experience at One World Observatory

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One World Trade Center, also known as the Freedom Tower, is the focal point of the Lower Manhattan skyline.

WELCOME TO ONE WORLD OBSERVATORY

    A woman looks out the window of One World Observatory

    WE'VE MADE A COMMITMENT

    We’re dedicated to doing everything we can to deliver a safe, healthy, and clean experience.  Caring for our customers and employees is our top priority.

    Global Welcome Center

    See your place of origin added to our registry of guests (over 10 million visitors and climbing!). This dazzling data is presented on the largest curved indoor LED in the world!  Step in closer and you’ll become part of the show.  You’ll want to share this moment with your followers!

    Horizon Grid

    A multimedia spectacular highlighting the memorable moments, famous faces, and iconic places viewable from One World Observatory. A breathtaking presentation powered by 145 screens.  You’ll be sure to walk away wiser!

    A family is thrilled by the Sky Pod Elevator experience

    YOUR RIDE TO THE TOP

    SkyPod™ Elevators climb 102 stories in 47 seconds. This astonishing ride reveals the transformation of New York City from unsettled lands to today’s remarkable forest of skyscrapers.

    Two women watch the See Forever Theater presentation

    GET READY TO SEE FOREVER

    See Forever® Theater: This heart-pumping audiovisual experience set to the rhythms of the city ends with your first glimpse of the spectacular skyline. It will take your breath away!

    All-Inclusive Admission: The VIP  Experience

    On-Demand Arrival | Priority Security | Private Elevator | Explorer iPad | $15 to Drink or Shop

    Mother and daughter tip toe across the Sky Portal

    STEP OUT ONTO THE SKY PORTAL

    Dare to step onto this 14-foot wide circular glass disc that delivers an unforgettable perspective, using real-time, high-definition footage of the streets 100 stories below.

    Grandparents and kids meet a tour guide at City Pulse at One World Observatory

    ASK OUR EXPERTS AT CITY PULSE™

    You'll want to meet our Tour Ambassadors, the ultimate New York City insiders. Their interactive presentations will connect you with famous landmarks and bring you deeper into the city's neighborhoods, history, and culture. Ask them anything.

    A night time Manhattan view from One World Observatory
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    A 60 Minute Guided Experience: Exclusively for Mastercard Cardholders

    Learn about the city’s rich history while viewing famous landmarks.

    Two men enjoy a glass of wine with view seating at ONE Mix and Dine

    RAISE YOUR GLASS A LITTLE HIGHER

    At ONE Dine, our New York inspired menus will elevate your dining plans and inspire you to raise your glass a little higher. Simply stop by for a cocktail, a quick bite, or make a reservation for a gourmet meal. (Tickets required for reservation. Table reservation should be made at least 30 minutes after scheduled arrival time at Observatory.)

    illy Cafe Cappuccino

    SAVOR ILLY CAFFE & GELATERIA

     

    Experience the authentic Italian taste of illy. With origins in Trieste, Italy in 1933, they’ve spent more than 80 years refining the signature blend. Savor classic Italian inspired coffee drinks, a cup of Dammann Frères tea, or a refreshing nitro style Cold Brew ARIA paired with a light bite or sweet treat.  

    Introducing Mastercard Fridays

    A Special Friday Offer Available Exclusively to Mastercard Cardholders  

    One World Explorer iPads at One World Observatory

    EXPLORE WITH OUR DIGITAL SKYLINE GUIDE

    Take in the view with One World Explorer our iPad guide to the city.  When you move from window to window, the view on the screen moves with you. Touch a label and you’ll fly there by helicopter, up close, to hear fascinating stories about each site. A featured benefit offered with Combination and All-Inclusive admission.

    Combination Admission: Speed & Digital Guide Included

    Scheduled Entry | Priority Security & Elevator Access | One World Explorer iPad

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