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Tickets to View Boston

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View Boston Guide

Perched 750 feet above the bustling city streets, View Boston provides a breathtaking panorama of Boston's diverse neighborhoods, architectural wonders, and the picturesque harbor that defines its character. You can choose between the climate-controlled comfort of the indoor observation area or the open-air atmosphere of the outdoor deck. Take a look at your View Boston ticket options and all the other essential information you'll need for your visit on this page.
View Boston is a must-visit attraction for anyone visiting the historic city of Boston! Here's a quick look at your View Boston ticket options.
The View Boston Observation Deck is a fantastic place for both tourists and locals to enjoy Boston's beauty and charm! Visit this attraction with your admission ticket which gives you entry to its many exhibits.

Why go for these tickets? 

  • Enjoy 360-degree panoramic views from one of New England's tallest buildings.
  • Explore a 3D model showcasing Boston's landmarks.
  • Immerse yourself in the Open Doors 270° theater for a unique street view.
  • Relax and capture memories on the Cloud Terrace.
  • Upgrade for priority access, spending vouchers, and a high-resolution ViewFinder Map.
  • Fun Fact: The Cloud Terrace is one of Boston's highest open-air decks!

Recommended Experiences 

Explore View Boston which provides panoramic views from one of the tallest buildings in New England.
Skip the line and enter the fascinating world of View Boston with these tickets. If you're planning on visiting a weekend, these tickets will help you avoid crowded lines and give you priority access to the attraction.

Why go for these tickets? 

  • Skip-the-line tickets save you time, letting you enjoy the View Boston observation deck without waiting.
  • These tickets offer convenience, especially during peak seasons when lines can be long.
  • You'll have an enhanced visit experience, enjoying the views at your own pace.
  • Priority access ensures quick entry for a smoother and more efficient visit.

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View Boston Priority Admission Tickets: Enjoy a hassle-free experience with your skip-the-line entry tickets to View Boston.
Boston is brimming with fantastic attractions that need to be explored. Maximize your visit by getting a single ticket that gives you access to multiple incredible landmarks.

Why go for these tickets? 

  • Save time and money with one pass for many places to visit.
  • See popular attractions and landmarks all over the city.
  • Take your time - you have at least 30 days to visit them all.
  • Choose from over 45 attractions including View Boston to go in the city.

Recommended Experiences 

Choose between 2 to 5 attractions out of a list of all the popular attractions in the city.
Get access to 45 attractions across Boston with a single pass.
Here are some suggestions on how you can choose the right View Boston ticket based on your preference.
If you’re on a budget: 
Admission tickets for the View Boston Observation Deck grant you access to the observation deck and its top attractions and exhibits. These tickets are budget-friendly and promise an unforgettable view of Boston City.
If you want to save time:
Avoid wasting your time in lines by going for priority access tickets to View Boston. You can leave the crowds behind and enjoy the mesmerizing views of Boston city at your own pace. These tickets are especially helpful if you're planning on visiting during peak hours to enjoy the sunset.
If you want to explore Boston: 
If you're looking to make the most of your visit to Boston, consider getting yourself a city pass. These passes provide access to a wide range of top attractions in the city, allowing you to enjoy multiple experiences. Some of the key attractions included in the Boston city pass are Fenway Park, the Freedom Trail, the New England Aquarium, and the Museum of Science. Don't miss out on the opportunity to explore all that Boston has to offer with the convenience of a city pass.

Free Entry

Children below 6 do not require tickets to View Boston.


Children between 6-12 and seniors above 65 enjoy discounted tickets. For additional discounts and offers, keep an eye out here.

What are the View Boston's opening hours?

View Boston is open every day from 10 AM to 10 PM. The last entry is at 9 PM.

When is View Boston closed?

View Boston is open throughout the year.

When is the best time to visit View Boston?

To steer clear of large crowds, consider scheduling your visit to View Boston on a weekday. Opt for a time slot around the day's sunset hours, to enjoy the most captivating sunset views.

How long should I spend at View Boston?

You should allow approximately 1 hour to 90 minutes to completely enjoy your visit to View Boston.

Where is View Boston located?

The View Boston Observation Deck is located at 800 Boylston Street, Floor 52, Boston, MA 02199, USA.
Google Map Directions to View Boston.

How do I get to View Boston?

You can take a bus or the train to get to View Boston. Take the light rail #E (green line) or board bus number BB to get you there.

Can I take the train to View Boston?

Yes, take the light rail number E, which is the green line to View Boston. The closest station is at Prudential. It is a quick 1-minute walk to the attraction.

Can I take a bus to View Boston.?

Yes, bus number BB will take you to the closest bus stop from the observatory at 800 Boylston Street. It is a 2-minute walk from View Boston.

Is parking available at View Boston?

Paid parking is available at the Prudential Center. Click here to know the details.

Is View Boston wheelchair accessible?

View Boston Observatory is completely wheelchair-accessible.

Is storage facility available at?

View Boston does not offer lockers or storage facilities.

Is photography permitted at View Boston Observation Deck?

Photography is allowed inside View Boston using handheld cameras. Professional photography equipment is not allowed without prior permissions.

Are outside food and drinks permitted inside View Boston?

Outside food and drinks are not permitted inside.

Is there a dress code for visiting View Boston?

There is no dress code to visit View Boston, it is recommended to dress comfortably. Remember that indoor spaces are air-conditioned during the summer.

Is there a security check to enter View Boston?

Yes, all guests must go through a security screening before entering the observation deck.

Can I visit View Boston with children?

View Boston permits strollers and provides child-friendly washrooms, making it convenient for families with children, including toddlers and infants. The observation deck is a family-friendly attraction, and children are welcome to enjoy the experience.
Take a look at the highlights inside View Boston to help you prepare for your visit.

Panoramic Views from the Indoor Observatory

Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Boston from the 52nd floor of View Boston. Step onto 'The Lookout,' an elevator platform that gives you unobstructed views of the city's skyline. Learn about Boston's other landmarks with Virtual Viewer. It provides you with information about all the attractions in the city.

The Cloud Terrace

Head to the 51st floor's Cloud Terrace for stunning 360-degree open-air roof deck views. Savor drinks with a view at Stratus, View Boston's in-house restaurant.

Boston 365

Experience "Boston 365," a captivating 3D model of Boston City that showcases the changing seasons, the city's landmarks, and festive celebrations through projections.

Explore Boston

Explore Boston is an interactive tool that helps you discover View Boston's neighborhood. Find attractions, restaurants, and landmarks tailored to your preferences using this tool.

Open Doors

Immerse yourself in the 270-degree immersive theater screen at "Open Doors." This attraction offers street-level exploration of the most sought-after Boston attractions, including Fenway Park.

View Print

View Print at View Boston Observatory is a personalized itinerary creation feature that allows you to tailor a unique experience for yourself and save your itinerary. This interactive tool enables you to explore the exhibits, scan your ticket, and organize your visit however you prefer.
Make the most of your visit to Boston by checking out its most popular attractions! Here are the top places you can visit!

Freedom Trail

Walk along this historic trail that takes you to 16 significant sites, including the Massachusetts State House, Paul Revere's House, and the Old North Church, offering a glimpse into Boston's role in the American Revolution.

Fenway Park

Home to the Boston Red Sox, Fenway Park is one of the oldest baseball stadiums in the country. Even if there's no game, you can take a tour to see the iconic "Green Monster" and learn about the stadium's history.

Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum

The Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum is a captivating historical attraction in Boston, Massachusetts, that allows visitors to immerse themselves in the events leading up to the American Revolution, specifically the famous Boston Tea Party of 1773.

Museum of Fine Arts

Immerse yourself in the world of art as you admire an extensive collection spanning various cultures and time periods. This renowned institution houses an impressive array of masterpieces, showcasing the genius of artists like Monet, Rembrandt, and Van Gogh, among many others.

New England Aquarium

Embark on an enchanting aquatic adventure as you delve into the mesmerizing world of marine life. Here, you'll encounter a captivating array of underwater wonders, from the delightful waddle of penguins to the graceful movements of sea turtles, and even the awe-inspiring presence of majestic sharks.

Are View Boston tickets available online now?

Yes, you can book View Boston tickets online.

What are the different types of View Boston tickets?

You have the option to select either individual admission tickets to View Boston or opt for Boston City Passes, which grant entry to a range of other well-known attractions throughout the city.

Is skip-the-line entry included in my View Boston admission tickets?

Yes, you can upgrade to skip-the-line tickets to View Boston.

Are discounts available on View Boston tickets?

Children between 6-12 and seniors above 65 can avail discounted tickets.

Can I cancel my View Boston tickets?

You can cancel your View Boston tickets up to 24 hours before your scheduled visit for a full refund.

What are View Boston's opening hours?

View Boston is open every day from 10 AM to 10 PM. The last entry is at 9 PM.

How do I get to View Boston?

You can take a bus or the train to get to View Boston. Take the light rail #E (green line) or board bus number BB to get you there. Alternatively, you can also drive to the observatory.

What is the best time to visit View Boston?

To steer clear of large crowds, consider scheduling your visit to View Boston on a weekday. Opt for a time slot around the day's sunset hours, to enjoy the most captivating sunset views.

Is View Boston wheelchair accessible?

Yes, View Boston is wheelchair accessible. Elevators and ramps are present throughout the facility.

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