Sky views in the skylines is a great way to see the city and obviously, New York City's skyscrapers are legendary. You can see them from afar but when you're in the city you can barely see the sky. If you're coming from out of town or just love looking at your skyline, check out the tallest buildings in New York for the best view of the entire city.

Read on for the tallest buildings in NYC, most of which have a sky tower for you to look out and see how beautiful New York is. Check out our 212Area Guide for more things to do in New York, as well as events in NYC.

 
One World Trade Center, 285 Fulton St, New York NY, 10007
There are a million sights to experience in New York City, but there's only one way to see them all. Ride a Sky Pod to the top of the tallest building...
 
432 Park Ave, New York NY, 10022
Once completed, 432 Park Avenue will be the city’s tallest residential building and second tallest structure. The penthouse apartment offers its eventual...
 
New York NY, 10001
Hudson Yards is the largest private real estate development in the nation's history and the largest development in New York City since Rockefeller Center....
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350 5th Avenue, New York NY, 10001
Located in Midtown Manhattan, the Empire State Building is one of the most visited attractions in New York City. The 102-story landmark was completed...
 
157 west 57 street, New York NY, 10019
One57, designed by the famous French architect Christian de Portzamparc, is not only a residential building, but a hotel, with a Park Hyatt spanning the...
 
405 Lexington Ave Bsmt ARC2, New York NY, 10007
The Chrysler Building is an Art Deco-style skyscraper located on the East Side of Midtown Manhattan, at the intersection of 42nd Street and Lexington Avenue...