SUMMIT One Vanderbilt tickets
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SUMMIT One Vanderbilt tickets

4.8/5
Excellent
Based on 139 reviews
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$45.73
Free cancellation
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duration
Duration: up to 2 hours
Do this because
  • Explore three levels of mind-bending multi-sensory immersive experiences set atop the tallest commercial skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan
  • Enjoy spectacular 360 views of New York City and beyond on all 3 floors of SUMMIT, including close ups views of the Empire State Building and the Chrysler building
  • SUMMIT One Vanderbilt blends elements of art and technology, taking the concept of an “observation deck” to entirely new heights
What to expect

Your journey at the top of One Vanderbilt starts in Transcendence, part of AIR, a story-driven immersive experience designed by Kenzo Digital, mixing transparency and reflectivity to create the illusion of boundless space! Enjoy a beautiful art installation in Reflect: on display in the most famous art galleries across the world, “CLOUDS” is comprised of stainless-steel cloud-like shapes, designed by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama.

Your experience then evolves and becomes interactive and playful in Affinity where you are invited to connect physically to the space by playing with highly reflective orbs floating around the room. Then it’s time for a thrilling experience at Levitation; the skyboxes allow you to step out from the envelope of the building and stand on transparent glass 1,070 feet (325 meters) above Madison Avenue, with the hustle and bustle of city streets directly beneath you.

In Unity, you are invited to become part of the space itself – your 3D face capture transformed into a cloud in a mesmerizing, infinite cloudscape display on a giant screen. On the last floor of SUMMIT, you’ll find the sky-high lounge and café Après, featuring bespoke light fare and an innovative cocktail program curated by Danny Meyer’s Union SquareEvents. The SUMMIT Terrace wraps around the south and west sides of One Vanderbilt and is the perfect open-air viewing spot to take in the incredible views for up to 80 miles while toasting your experience.

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What's included
  • check Access to all three floors of SUMMIT
  • check Levitation: feel the bustle and hustle from 1,070 feet (325 meters) above the streets
What's not included
  • x_not_included Ascent experience (exterior glass elevators)
  • x_not_included Food and beverages
Where

45 East 42nd Street, New York, NY, USA

Meeting point:
At Summit One Vanderbilt. The entrance is located on the Main Concourse of Grand Central Terminal.
What to remember
  • Please note that All SUMMIT tickets are timed. You must arrive at your scheduled time, which is indicated on your ticket. SUMMIT operates at full capacity. You might not be able to get in if arriving more than 20 minutes after the time indicated on your ticket. Any late arrival is subject to availability and a rescheduling fee

  • Children (age 0-5) visit free

  • Wear comfortable shoes. Stiletto heels, steel toe boots, sports cleats, and other footwear that can damage mirrored flooring are not permitted
  • Dress appropriately to avoid unwanted exposure on glass and mirrored floors. It is recommended to wear pants, shorts or tights when possible
  • If visiting during the day, it is recommended to bring sunglasses
  • There is no storage for personal items. Large bags, large backpacks, and luggage are not permitted
  • Food and beverages, including cocktails, are available for purchase onsite at Après
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout SUMMIT
  • Professional photography moments are available through the experiences and are available to purchase at the end of your journey in both print and digital format
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Provider
SUMMIT One Vanderbilt
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

What people say about this experience

Excellent

4.8/5

Based on 139 reviews from verified customers

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Review categories

Safety

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Service

4.6/5

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4.6/5

Value for money

4.5/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - February 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - February 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - February 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - January 2024

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

  • Virginia

    From United Kingdom - January 2024

    Solo traveler

     

    18 - 24 years old

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

  • E

    From United States of America - January 2024

    Traveled with family

     

    25 - 34 years old

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

    Lange rij bij aankomst (wel binnen). Aan het eind staat iemand met een ipad om te laten zien wat het uitzicht is (bewolkt) maar er wordt verder niets ...

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