Top of the Rock

The GE Building at Rockefeller Center houses the multi-level observation deck, Top of the Rock. The high-speed shuttle climbs 850 feet in 50 seconds to take visitors to the 360° view of New York City.

Interesting Facts:

  • The Deck was designed to look like the decks of a 1930s grand ocean liner.
  • The address for the GE building is 30 Rockefeller Center (you might recognize the name “30 Rock”).
  • The observation deck is three levels high – spanning the 67th, 69th, and 70th floors of Rockefeller Center.
  • The 67th and 69th floors have outdoor terraces surrounded by safety glass. The 70th floor is completely open-air and has the best 360° views.

Don’t Miss:

  • Great daytime views of Central Park
  • Beautiful night views of the Empire State Building


Top of the Rock NYC

Article written by Sarah Wyland

Sarah Wyland
Sarah never gets in trouble for being on Facebook and Instagram at work, because its her job. As social media manager, she gets to tell the stories of travelers, teachers, and interesting places. Other titles she enjoys include dog mom to Knox, barre instructor, Crossfit athlete, avid reader, and world traveler.