Empire State Building VIP Premium tour
Attractions & guided tours

Empire State Building VIP Premium tour

Availability: Monday-Friday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Get a guided VIP tour with an Empire State Building Observatory Ambassador
  • Skip the line and enjoy VIP priority access to the 86th floor
  • Avoid the crowds with an intimate group limited to only seven people
  • Enjoy panoramic views of up to six states from the surrounding open-air promenade
What to expect

Go on an exclusive behind­-the-­scenes tour for an unforgettable VIP experience of the iconic Empire State Building. You will avoid the long lines and meet your official Observatory Ambassador who will take you on an intimate tour for a unique look at this can't-miss skyscraper with priority access to the 86th floor. You will enjoy unparalleled views of the city skyline and you can commemorate this unforgettable experience with a complimentary souvenir photograph.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • 90-minute guided tour with an Empire State Building Observatory Ambassador
    • VIP priority access to the 86th floor
    • Commemorative souvenir photograph
    Where

    20 West 34th Street
    New York, NY 10118

    Meeting point:

    Meet by the Will Call Desk just inside the main entrance

    What to remember
    • Face masks are required
    • Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the tour departure time
    • Photo ID required for all visitors
    • Free WiFi is available
    • Signage and app is available in nine languages
    • Cancellations are allowed up to five days after purchase (please ignore text at bottom of page)
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    When
    • Tours operate Monday-Friday
    • Departure times: 8.00am, 10.30am, 1.30pm, 3.30pm, 6.00pm, and 9.00pm
    • Times are subject to change, refer to the calendar for exact times
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    Provider
    Empire State Building Observatory
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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