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Calendar of Adjusted Hours
Date Hours Last Entry Holiday (if applicable)
May 5, 2017 – Sept 4, 2017 9:00am – 10:00pm 9:15pm
Sept 5, 2017 – Dec 21, 2017 9:00am – 8:00pm 7:15pm
 Sept 11, 2017  4:00pm – 8:00pm  7:15pm

The Observatory is located in the heart of downtown Manhattan. The use of public transportation is highly recommended.

MTA Subway

Fulton Street/Broadway-Nassau station
Exit onto Fulton Street and walk west to Church Street.

subway-step2 Park Place
Exit onto Church Street.

subway-step3World Trade Center station
Exit onto Church Street.

subway-step4Rector or Cortland Street station
Exit near the intersection of Church and Cortlandt Streets and walk north on Church Street about three blocks.

subway-step5Rector Street
Exit onto Greenwich Street and walk north to Liberty Street

View MTA Subway Map »


  1. Take M5 Southbound and get off at Broadway and Thames Street
  2. Take M20 Southbound and get off on South End Ave. between Liberty St and Albany St.
  3. Take M22 Southbound and get off on Vesey St. between North End Ave. and West St.
  4. Take M5 Northbound and get off at Trinity Place and Rector Street

View MTA Manhattan Bus Map »


Bus stop routes between Warren Street and South Street Seaport. Daily service runs from 10a.m. to 7:30p.m.

View Lower Manhattan Destination Walking Map »

PATH Train

  1. Hoboken to World Trade Center
  2. Newark to World Trade Center

View PATH Train Map & Schedule »

New York Waterway

  1. Belford / Harbor Way To Manhattan World Financial Center
  2. Hoboken / 14th Street To Manhattan World Financial Center
  3. Hoboken / NJ Transit Terminal To Manhattan World Financial Center
  4. Paulus Hook To Manhattan World Financial Center
  5. Port Imperial / Weehawken To Manhattan World Financial Center
  6. East River Ferry to Manhattan Pier 11 Wall Street

View New York Waterway Schedule »

New York Water Taxi

The Battery Park Ferry location is located at Battery Park, slip 6 75 Battery Place.

Click Here For Directions and Pier Information »

By Taxi

The closest intersection is located at Vesey Street and West End.

By Car

Brookfield Place is the official valet of One World Observatory. Reserve online for $5 off at Brookfield Place Curbside Valet (located at 225 Liberty). Click here to obtain this elite discount.

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US Coachways is the Preferred Charter of One World Observatory.

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US Coachways Inc., is a family-owned and operated corporation, offering its clients with as much benefit as possible, including: 24-hour dispatchers, professional in-range pricing and affordability, safe and courteous drivers, and most importantly, reliable and well maintained equipment.

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Use of public transportation is highly recommended to access lower Manhattan given the minimal availability of on-street parking. One World Observatory™ does not provide parking.

Brookfield Place is the official valet of One World Observatory. Reserve online for $5 off at Brookfield Place Curbside Valet (located outside of the main entrance at 250 Vesey St.). Click here to obtain this elite discount.

Restaurants and Dining

One World Observatory™ ONE will offer three distinct dining options on the 101st floor. Dining options are available to Guests with Observatory tickets, including access to curated eateries from casual café fare to seated fine-dining at ONE. For more information on ONE and to make reservations, please click here.


Guests can peruse the GALLERY at ONE WORLD to view a varied collection of premium and souvenir gift items for all ages. The Gallery offers uniquely designed products produced exclusively by One World Observatory. Shop Now.


Restrooms are available for use throughout One World Observatory. They are located on the Horizon and Discovery Levels as well as in the exit lobby on the Welcome Level upon departure. Rest Rooms are for guests of OWO. For the closest public restroom, please visit Federal Hall on Wall Street, Wagner Park, or Battery Park.

Prohibited Items

To access a full list of prohibited items, click here.

Contact Us

For general inquiries or to request information about special events at One World Observatory™, please send us an email using the complete form on our Contact page.

Tourism and Travel professionals may complete the required request form here.

One World Observatory will offer complimentary admission to 9/11 family members and the rescue and recovery workers who responded on 9/11 and in the months after. Admission will be administered by the 9/11 Tribute Center, a project of the September 11th Families’ Association that brings together those who want to learn about 9/11 with those who experienced it. Visit for more information.

You can also find and follow One World Observatory™ on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

One World Trade Center
285 Fulton Street
New York, New York 10007
Enter from West Street
(844) OWO-1776 | (844) 696-1776

At the corner of West and Vesey Streets