New York City has 5 observation decks. Check some pros and cons before visiting them.
Pros: it's an iconic building and the exhibitions are a plus.
Cons: the views from the main floor are obstructed by grids.
Pros: privileged view - there is a glass protection instead of grids.
Cons: the top deck with unobstructed views can get really crowded.
Pros: beautiful views from an enclosed space - it doesn't matter it is too hot or too cold.
Cons: it can be tricky to get great pictures because of the glass.
Pros: you will see the city from so many different and amazing angles.
Cons: depending on the weather, it can be very windy - and crowded.
Pros: it is not just an observatory, it is an amazing experience. Also, it is an enclosed space.
Cons: to get access to everything, you have to pay more...