Rockefeller Center guided tour
Attractions & guided tours

Rockefeller Center guided tour

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$29.40
Free cancellation
language
Language: English
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Mobile voucher accepted
duration
Duration: 75 minutes
Do this because
  • Enjoy a walking tour of Rockefeller Center with a live guide
  • Discover the art & architecture of the Center, all selected by John D. Rockefeller’s wife, Abigail Aldridge
  • Admire the heroic statue of Atlas just steps from St. Patrick’s Cathedral on 5th Avenue
What to expect

Embark on an immersive journey through the heart of New York City's cultural landscape with the Rockefeller Center Tour. Discover the rich history and awe-inspiring artistry that define this iconic landmark as you follow your expert guide through its storied halls and magnificent spaces.

Equipped with a headset to ensure an uninterrupted experience, you'll lose yourself in the captivating narratives of Rockefeller Center's most significant buildings, gardens, and artworks. Journey back in time to when John D. Rockefeller Jr. envisioned this cultural hub and witness firsthand the realization of his extraordinary vision.

Marvel at the breathtaking murals adorning the walls, crafted by master artists such as Jose Maria Sert and Sir Frank Brangwyn, each telling a story of triumph and resilience. Admire historic works by renowned sculptors like Lee Lawrie, Gaston Lachaise, Attilio Piccirilli, and Leo Lentelli, whose creations adorn the Center with timeless elegance.

Venture outdoors to discover iconic sculptures by Isamu Noguchi, Michio Ihara, and the legendary Prometheus by Paul Manship, a bronze masterpiece that stands as a beacon of inspiration in the heart of New York City. Gaze upon the heroic figure of Atlas, a symbol of strength and endurance, just steps away from the majestic St. Patrick's Cathedral on Fifth Avenue.

Throughout the 75-minute walking tour, delve into the fascinating stories behind these architectural marvels and artistic treasures.

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What's included
  • check Guided walking tour
  • check Headsets (to hear the guide)
Where

30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112

Meeting point:
Main entrance is on West 50th Street, marked by a red carpet across from Radio City Music Hall
What to remember

Not suitable for:

  • While the tour is wheelchair accessible, if you have difficulty standing or walking for extended periods of time then it may not be suitable

Know in advance:

  • Available daily starting at 10AM
  • Rockefeller Center Tour, Jr. is recommended for families with children aged 6-12
  • The tour is only offered in English
  • Headsets are provided for a clear, uninterrupted listening experience
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Provider
Top of the Rock Observation Deck
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

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Based on 2 reviews from verified customers

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Review categories

Safety

5/5

Service

5/5

Staff

5/5

Value for money

4.6/5

  • raymond bone

    From United Kingdom - December 2023

    Traveled as a couple

     

    35 - 44 years old

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Your guide was very informative and extremely knowledgeable, fantastic tour, best we have done. Would 100% recommend this tour

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - July 2023

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

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