Albany and Central New York Sights

Corning Tower

  • Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

An elevator whisks you up 589 feet to the 42nd-floor observation deck of this building, the tallest structure in the state outside New York City. The views on a clear day include the Berkshire, Catskill, and Adirondack mountains. To get to the deck, you first must present a photo ID at the plaza-level security desk.

Sight Information


Empire State Plaza, off Madison Ave. near Eagle St., Albany, New York, 12230, United States



Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily 10–4

Published 10/27/2015


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