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Address: 45 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, NY 10111-0100
Phone Number:
+1 212-332-6868
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Rockefeller Center is a national historic landmark in the heart of Midtown...

Rockefeller Center is a national historic landmark in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. Home to Top of the Rock Observation Deck, NBC Studios, Radio City Music Hall and much more. Shop, dine and explore at one of New York's most inspiring locations.

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Excellent shopping and coffee stops in the Rockerfeller Centre.

After a visit to the top of the rock, we enjoyed a look around the Rockerfeller plaza. The centre has a good selection of shops, restaurants and cafes. We enjoyed watching the ice... read more

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

After a visit to the top of the rock, we enjoyed a look around the Rockerfeller plaza. The centre has a good selection of shops, restaurants and cafes. We enjoyed watching the ice skating and the filming of a movie too.

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fairfield county, ct
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Rockefeller Center is the hub of midtown activity. Visit the tree or go ice skating during the winter or enjoy a sandwich in the Channel Gardens when the weather is warmer. High end boutiques and restaurants are plentiful.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've visited here a couple of times and I can honestly say it's one of my favourite places on Earth. Ok, it's just a nice building and some shops, but it feels like the beating heart of NYC and - being an Art Deco fan - it's fantastic.

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Roseland, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Rockefeller center will never disappoint anyone visiting the area any season of the year. It is a must see as there are enormous places to visit, from restaurants to shopping to just sightseeing. It has easy accessibility to adjacent iconic areas and subway stops . People are very friendly and you can see a conglomeration and diversity of people and... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Been before and enjoyed it this time just a memory refreshing wander round and a stop for a while to watch the skaters

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Rainham
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came upon the restaurant in the concourse by accident and we're so glad we did! It was more expensive than the deli s but sitting there watching the skating and eating and drinking from china instead of paper and being waited on made such a nice change. Would definitely recommend this.

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New Brunswick
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

what an amazing complex with all the high rise structures on so many acres of ground. with skating in winter, eating in season outside with all the flowers/trees and of course christmas lighting in December, a remarkable place to visit!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You can't go to NY and not go to Rockefeller center . To hang out and watch the ice skating or do it yourself is such a NY experience it shouldn't be missed

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited during recent visit to NY and was surprised with how much was to see and do at the Rockefeller Centre. If you want to see the Manhattan Sky line you can go to the Top Of The Rock, go Ice skating, visit NBC studios and catch the starts entering and exiting the building, catch a show, go shopping or... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went there three times, including day time and night time. You can find some famous people skiing there. The square itself is very beautiful.

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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