Edge Observation Deck in New York City

Hudson YardsNew York, NY 10001
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$40.00
Total Price: $44.36 (USD)
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Overview

Feel like you’re on top of the world with the most breathtaking views of New York City when you climb the Edge NYC! On this 100-floor viewing platform, you can gaze out into the city skyline and nearby waterfronts, taking in a new perspective of the sprawling concrete jungle. You can even buy yourself a glass of champagne for a truly memorable experience!

up to 1 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • The Edge NYC is one of five observation decks in Manhattan and one of the most thrilling 360-views of the city!
  • Last elevator ride is 50 minutes before closing, and the journey to the top takes just 52 seconds.
  • Consider going during sunset for the best skyline colors!
  • Visitors typically spend about 45 minutes to an hour.
  • Free digital souvenir photo included with your Edge NYC ticket.
  • No food and beverages are permitted inside, but they do allow water in clear plastic containers.
  • The Edge NCY Champagne bar offers an assortment of snacks and beverage options.
  • Located at Hudson Yards, near public transportation. Entrance is on Hudson Boulevard at The Public Square and Gardens.

Description

from Edge NYC Observation Deck
The Edge Observation Deck is the highest outdoor sky deck in the Western Hemisphere, with a one-of-a-kind design. It’s suspended in mid-air, giving you the feeling of floating in the sky with 360-degree views you can’t get anywhere else.

Look 100 stories down from the thrilling glass floor, lean out over the city on angled glass walls and sip champagne in the sky.

You’ve never experienced New York like this before.

360° VIEWS
Edge's unique vantage point on the western side of Manhattan lets you take in the entire skyline from one place. See all the way from the tip of Central Park down to the Statue of Liberty and beyond.

OUTDOOR SKY DECK
Leave the building and step out into the sky, suspended more than 1,100 feet up with 7,500 sqft of outdoor space, spanning 80 feet straight out into the air.

ANGLED GLASS WALLS
Feel the thrill of leaning out over the edge with the busy city below. The outdoor deck is made of frameless glass panels boldly angled outward.

THE GLASS FLOOR
Stand on top of the glass floor and look 100 stories straight down to see the city streets below your feet.

THE SKYLINE SEATS
Get an even higher perspective from the outdoor seats. Look out over the top of the glass panels and past the edge of the deck. Enjoy the view and hang out in the sky with your friends and family.

THE EASTERN POINT
At The Eastern Point, there's space for one person to stand alone, surrounded by glass, air, and sky. You've never felt New York like this before—or had a picture quite like it!



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Frequently Asked Questions about Edge NYC Observation Deck

What are the Edge NYC's operating hours?

The Edge NYC is typically open from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM daily. Hours are subject to change. The last elevator ride is 50 minutes before closing.

Is parking provided?

Yes, drivers can park at 10 Hudson Yards, Abington House, and One Hudson Yards, which are all along West 30th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues.

Where is Edge located?

The Edge is located at 30 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001. Please enter The Shops at Hudson Yards and proceed to Level 4 for entry to Edge.

Is the attraction appropriate for children?

Yes, everyone can enjoy the thrill of visiting Edge! Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult during their visit. Children 5 years old or younger do not need a ticket and may visit Edge when accompanied by an adult ticket holder.

Are strollers allowed?

Yes, strollers are allowed but you will be asked to remove your child and fold your stroller up for access to the elevators as well as the escalators within the Edge experience.

Is the attraction wheelchair accessible?

Edge offers elevators and ramps for those who require them for their visit. Guests requiring assistance e.g. auxiliary aids or services should contact Guest Services.

How long is the tour?

There is no time limit to how long you can stay at Edge. The average length of stay is about 45 minutes to an hour, but if you still haven’t worked up the courage to step on the glass floor or if you are enjoying the incredible view with a glass of Champagne, feel free to stay as long as you like.

Can I bring my camera?

Yes, photos at Edge NYC are encouraged. Please note that no cameras or recording devices are permitted on the City Climb course, however climb guides will record the entire experience, as well as take photos along the way. Climbers will receive a complimentary video of their City Climb as part of the admission fee. Still photos of your climb will be available for purchase afterwards.

Does City Climb at Edge have any physical restrictions?

City Climb participants must meet the following restrictions or they will be denied entry: Age: 13+; Height: 4.9ft - 6.7ft; Maximum Weight: 310lbs. They cannot be under the influence of alcohol. At least one adult (18+) must participate in the climb with minors.

Can I bring my own food/beverages?

No outside food or drink is allowed. Water in clear plastic bottles is allowed.

Can I bring my pet?

Only service animals are permitted on Edge.