Your Guide to the One World Observatory Hours

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One World Observatory Hours

  • General Timings: 9 AM to 9 PM, everyday (timings vary throughout the year)
  • Last Admission: An hour before closing time
  • Closed: One World Observatory remains open throughout the year
  • Duration of Visit: 45-60 minutes 
  • Best Time to Visit: An hour before sunset

One World Observatory Facilities Timings


Name: ONE Dine

Timings: 12 PM to 9 PM everyday (timings vary throughout the year)

Service: Fine Dining


Timings: 9 AM to 9 PM everyday

Best Time To Visit

Peak Season vs Low Season

  • The peak season in New York is from June to August when the weather is pleasant and the city is bustling with tourists. You will have a livelier experience during the peak season.
  • If you prefer chilly weather and lesser crowds, you should visit from January to March during the low season. Choose the season that best fits your preferences!
  • Peak Season: June through August
  • Low Season: January to early March

Weekday vs Weekend

  • Typically, weekends are busier, and weekdays are less crowded. If you plan a visit during the week, you'll likely have a more relaxed experience.
  • On the other hand, if you enjoy a more lively experience, you should consider visiting on the weekends.

 How Long Do I Spend at One World Observatory?

Typically a visit to One World Observatory takes about 45-60 minutes. However, you can stay as long as you like and make the best out of your visit. Enjoy the delicious food at ONE Dine while soaking in NYC’s stunning panoramic views.

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Frequently Asked Questions About One World Observatory Hours

Is One World Observatory open every day?

Yes, One World Observatory is open from 9 AM to 9 PM every day. 

When is One World Observatory closed?

One World Observatory is open every day throughout the year.

How long should I spend at One World Observatory?

We recommend spending at least 45-60 minutes at the One World Observatory.

What is the best time to visit the One World Observatory?

The best time to visit One World Observatory is an hour before sunset on a weekday when the crowds are less.

Is One World Observatory open on public holidays?

Yes, One World Observatory remains open on public holidays.

Should I visit One World Observatory on a public holiday?

We don’t recommend visiting One World Observatory on public holidays since it can be crowded.

What are the One World Observatory opening hours for public holidays?

One World Observatory's opening hours are 9 AM to 9 PM every day. However, opening hours can vary on public holidays. Please check the timings before booking your tickets.