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Chance The Rapper Lights ESB Red for Season 25 of "The Voice!"

"The Voice" coach Chance the Rapper visited the "World's Most Famous Building" to flip the ceremonial light switch and tour the Observatory Experience.

Exclusive Events

Step Into the World of “Percy Jackson & the Olympians” at the Empire State Building

“Percy Jackson & the Olympians,” the acclaimed book series penned by Rick Riordan and adapted for television on Disney+, comes alive at the “World’s Most Famous Building” with a brand new “600th Floor” photo corner for fans.

Memories at ESB

Love Comes Full Circle at the Empire State Building

From a bucket list trip-turned-proposal to a pilgrimage with their three sons, Jennifer and Patrick have celebrated many a milestone moment at the Empire State Building.


The Empire State Building Lights Red to Celebrate Lunar New Year

Exclusive Events

Feel the Love at ESB with an Over-the-Top Dinner Date and Themed Movie Screenings this February

Experience the most romantic day of the year at the “World’s Most Romantic Building.”

Fun & Games

The Empire State Building Announces 12th Annual Photo Contest Winners!

Shutterbugs from across the globe sent in their finest shots of the “World’s Most Famous Building” with hopes to clinch the top prize of $5,000.


What to Know Before You Visit the Empire State Building Observatory

From ticket offers to the optimal time to visit, we compiled a complete guide of useful tips and insights for your trip to the “World’s Most Famous Building.”

Celebrity Visits

MrBeast Races Up the Stairs of the Empire State Building


ESB in 2023: A Year in Review

From scientists to beauty queens – and even a horse! – we’ve rounded up some of our favorite moments at our world-famous Observatory Experience.

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