Rockefeller Center
Atlas bronze statue at Rockefeller Center in NYC
Atlas bronze statue at Rockefeller Center in NYC

Rockefeller Center Tours and Tickets

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Radiating art deco glory, Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan is where you'll find Radio City Music Hall, NBC Studios, the Top of the Rock observation deck, and in winter, New York City’s famous ice rink and Christmas tree. Opened by John D. Rockefeller Jr. during the Great Depression, it’s a classic NYC stop for its history as a cultural center and architectural icon.

  • 45 Rockefeller Plaza, Manhattan, New York City, New York, 10111

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What are people saying about Rockefeller Center

Nancy_W, Jul 2022
Me granddaughter went on this tour. So enjoyed learning the history of how Rockefeller Center came to exist!! Very fascinating!! The descriptions of all the Art, which I would have overlooked, was great!! I highly recommend this tour!!
Olga_P, Jul 2023
Amazing short walking tour
The tour is amazing and very informative.I suggest this short walking tour to everyone visiting New York as well for its residents.
JonathonMark_D, Nov 2022
Amazing and memorable...
Amazing and memorable experience, Atakan our driver was great and full of knowledge and took some great photos for us .
Gillian_B, Oct 2022
Magical evening, great tour.
Such a fun adventure. I took my teenage daughters and they found it magical. Niko was our driver and tour guide; Bernard was our horse. Both were delightful! Highly recommend.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q:What are Rockefeller Center hours of operation?
Rockefeller Center hours of operation: . Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
People Also Ask
Q:Is the tour of Rockefeller Center worth it?
A:Yes, the Rockefeller Center Tour is a great way to explore one of New York City’s most iconic landmarks. The tour offers a comprehensive look at the history, architecture, and art of the famous attraction. Visitors learn about everything from John D. Rockefeller Jr. to the Radio City Music Hall.
Q:What does the Rockefeller Center tour include?
A:Touring the top observatory offers stunning views of the cityscape in all directions. In addition to admiring spectacular sculptures, visitors can view works of art and historic photographs and learn more about the relationships between architecture and urban design at the lower levels of Rockefeller Center.
Q:How long is the Rockefeller Center tour?
A:The length of guided tours of the Rockefeller Center tours varies, but they generally last between 1 and 1.5 hours. Whatever your schedule and preference, there is sure to be an appropriate tour so you can experience all that Rockefeller Center has to offer.
Q:Do you need reservations to see Rockefeller Center?
A:Technically no; but if you’re looking to explore everything that Rockefeller Center has to offer, it’s best to make a reservation ahead of time. Although same-day tickets are often available, reserving in advance is the only way to ensure your spot.
Q:Can you enter Rockefeller Center for free?
A:Yes. Although Rockefeller Center is one of New York City’s most popular attractions, there are free entry options available. Visitors can take a walk around the public areas of the complex for an up-close look at Rockefeller Center’s art and contemporary sculptures—take advantage of this if you’re on a budget.
Q:Is there parking at Rockefeller Center?
A:No. While there are plenty of things to do at the center, it’s worth noting that there are no public parking facilities located on-site. However, visitors can choose to utilize various nearby garages to take advantage of convenient (but pricy) parking while they explore Rockefeller Plaza. Visitors can find spots in garages based on their needs.