Lights tonight:
Dynamic LED Lighting
In celebration of Empire State Building and Ford Commemorative Event
full schedule

ESB Right Now

Tower Lights

View the lighting schedule and learn about the holidays, events and notable happenings celebrated by the Empire State Building's tower lights. You can also apply to have your organization's event or milestone recognized with the iconic lights, or send an e-postcard to your friends.
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ESB Renovations

Learn about the Empire State ReBuilding and see the before-and-after pictures of the more than $550 million dollar capital improvements program at ESB.
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What's On

Learn about special events taking place at ESB, including its Annual Run-Up and Valentine's Day Weddings.
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Awards

Over the years, ESB has received a number of awards and recognition. Recent honors feature ESB's renovations and sustainability programs.
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Tower Lights

Each night, ESB's tower lights take on a new lighting sequence, representing major holidays, iconic milestones and global events.
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Visitor Tips

Whether you are going to the top for the first time or if you've made the trip before, we want to make your visit as easy as possible.
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Gift Shop

Empire: The Store features upscale gifts, ESB-branded apparel, crystal glassware, toys and more.
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