New York City Gets An All-Glass Elevator Giving Visitors A Heart-Stopping View 1,210Ft Above Manhattan

by Tania Tarafdar
by Tania Tarafdar 780

The view from the Empire State Building in New York is to die for! The open-air observation deck provides 360-degree views of New York, Brooklyn, Queens, and beyond. But New York City will soon get a new observation deck that will take your breath away. An enclosed all-glass elevator will lift you 1,210 feet above the city making your journey to the top an extraordinary one.

The Elevator Will Take You To The Highest Vantage Point Of NYC

The glass elevator launching just off of Grand Central Terminal’s main concourse will give visitors an immersive perspective of the city. All we can say is, you have to really have to experience to understand the feeling. The elevator takes you to the highest outdoor vantage point in NYC and the views are beyond breathtaking.

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Take In View From Glass Skyboxes Protruding Out Of Building

But the elevator is not the only glass-enclosed space where you can take views from. Once you reach the top, you can step onto Levitation, glass skyboxes that protrude out from the building hovering 1,063 feet in the air. Imagine walking on glass high up in the air with a clear view of Madison Avenue below. New York City’s Union Square To Become A Car-free Zone By Getting $100 Million Makeover

Enjoy Drinks With A View In The Cafe And Bar

If you getting in an all-glass elevator is off your limits, there is still a way for you to experience the stunning city views from the building’s outdoor. There is also a cafe and bar named Après serving food from Danny Meyer’s Union Square Events. You can lounge in the sitting area which will include the highest urban outdoor alpine meadow.

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A Multi-Sensory Immersive Art Experience Is Waiting For You

But these are just a few offerings of the 1,401-foot-tall tower’s $3.3 billion development which has a lot more in store. The attraction will also have a multilevel, multisensory immersive art experience waiting for you. Artist Kenzo Digital of Kenzo Digital Immersive said in a statement said it will be a revelatory experience regardless of age, origin, or walk of life.

Despite the global pandemic, plans for the opening never slowed down.

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