The Center of New York

Map of NY with the Empire State Building at the center.

It's Easy to Get Around When You Start at the Center.

All within walking distance.

  1. Macy's

    5 Minutes

  2. Herald Square

    5 Minutes

  3. Bryant Park

    7 Minutes

  4. Madison Square Garden

    10 Minutes

  5. Flatiron Building

    11 Minutes

  6. Madison Square Park

    11 Minutes

  7. Theater District

    13 Minutes

  8. Times Square

    14 Minutes

Discover the Heart of New York

Welcome to the world-famous Empire State Building. Located in the center of Midtown Manhattan, our 86th and 102nd floor observatories provide unforgettable 360° views of New York City and beyond. Whether you’re in town for a week or a day, no visit to NYC is complete without experiencing the top of the Empire State Building.

The Lights Tonight

On Saturday, August 30, 2014, the Empire State Building will be lit Red, white and blue in honor of Labor Day.