The One World Tower at the World Trade Center is the tallest building in New York City and the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. The observatory at the top of the building is now open for visitors.
In addition to the view from the top, the One World Observatory experience includes a welcome center with a large video wall featuring stories of the tower’s construction, the sky pod elevator’s a time-lapse view of New York City’s evolution, and a New York City film in the See Forever Theater. At the 100th floor observatory, visitors can enjoy panoramic views of Manhattan, Brooklyn, New Jersey, and the surrounding waters. The Sky Portal allows you to look down and observe the city streets 100 stories below.
There are several dining options on the 101st floor. The One Cafe has soups, salads, and sandwiches. One Mix is a bar/bistro serving cocktails and small plates. One Dine is a sit-down restaurant (reservations required).
Regular ticket prices are $34 for Adults ages 13 – 64; $32 for Seniors ages 65 and over; $28 for kids ages 6 – 12; and free for children ages 5 and under. Tickets are for timed entry (entrance at a specific time).
Living Social Offer: $19.99 admission (Two for $37.99).Discount is good through May 21, 2018. You’ll receive a voucher from LivingSocial that you can then redeem online at the One World Observatory website for your timed ticket.
Expedited Entry with MasterCard: Show your World Elite or Black MasterCard at the Box Office or to plaza attendant and have your standard admission ticket upgraded to an expedited entry ticket.
One World Observatory is located at One World Trade Center, 285 Fulton Street.