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The One World Trade Center Observatory to open next year

The One World Trade Center Observatory to open next year
30 Oct 2014

People planning a trip to New York City next year can add visiting the observation deck at the top of One World Trade Center to their agenda.

It has been announced that the attraction will open next spring and the deck, which will be between the 100th and 102nd floors of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, is sure to attract many tourists who want to get a fabulous view of the city.

Prices will stand at $32 (just under £20) for those aged between 13 and 64, $26 for children aged six to twelve and $30 for those over 65 years old. Children under the age of five will get admission for free but will still need a ticket to enter the observation deck which will be 1,250 feet above New York’s streets.

There will be complimentary admission offered to 9/11 family members and the rescue and recovery workers from the tragedy. Active and retired members of the US military will also be offered a special discount.

On the observation deck you can expect a bar and some dining options to make your visit even more enjoyable and there will also be some exhibits to take in.

Visiting the observation deck will be an experience as guests are encouraged to explore all three levels of it, each with various pieces of technology to keep you fully enthralled.

On the entry level, the Welcome Center will greet you via a cutting-edge video board as well as a pre-show offering, Voices of the Building, which will see people describing their first-person accounts and experiences of the building of One World Trade Center.

The Sky Pods, which are some of the fastest elevators in the world, will then take you to the top of the building in less than a minute and open for you to get off on the 102nd floor where you will enter the See Forever Theater to watch a short video presentation.ADNFCR-408-ID-801757384-ADNFCR

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