NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The observatory at the top of One World Trade Center, the tallest building in the U.S., will soon be open to the public.
Tickets will go on sale starting April 8, and the observatory will officially open May 29.READ MORE: Caught On Video: Man Pushes 72-Year-Old Woman Into Newsstand
The observatory takes up levels 100, 101, and 102 of the center. The main public viewing space is on the 100th floor, with restaurants on the 101st floor and an event space on the 102nd floor. Visitors will get a view of the city and its surroundings from above 1,250 feet.
“You can see forever,” David Checketts, chairman and chief executive officer of Legends Hospitality Management, which runs the attraction.
“One World Observatory is really an entire immersive experience for people,” he told WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell.READ MORE: 2 Dozen Members Of Military Begin Serving As Pandemic Reinforcements At Newark's University Hospital
“This will give them the opportunity to come up and what we call, see forever,” David Checketts, chairman and chief executive officer of Legends Hospitality Management, said in October.