Contents

Witness Boston from above at the View Boston observation deck

BostonView BostonObservation Deck

Perched on the 52nd floor of the Prudential Center, the View Boston observation deck is your window to the city’s soul. It’s not just a view, but a 360° panorama that unfolds the historic landmarks, natural beauty, and the puzzling skyline of Boston. Stay on this page to find out more about the View Boston observation deck and what to expect on your visit!

Why visit the View Boston observation deck?

View from Prudential Tower during night

Where is the View Boston observation deck?

The View Boston observation deck is located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts, United States. It’s situated on the 52nd floor of the Prudential Center, the city’s second-tallest building. This prime location in the city center makes it easily accessible and adds to its appeal as a must-visit attraction.

View Boston observation deck

Prudential Tower during night
Visitors in Rooftop in Prudential Tower

How do I visit the View Boston observation deck?

View Boston observatory atop Prudential Tower



Book your View Boston tickets

View Boston Standard Ticket: Skip-the-Box Office
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
More details
View Boston Deluxe Ticket: Skip-All-Lines with Optional Flexible Entry
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
More details
View Boston All-Inclusive Ticket: Skip-All-Lines & Flexible Entry
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
More details
Boston Explorer Pass By Go City: Choose 2 to 5 Attractions
Extended Validity
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Guided Tour
More details
Combo (Save 5%): View Boston Tickets + Old Town Trolley Tours 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
More details
Boston All-Inclusive Pass By Go City: 45+ Attractions
Extended Validity
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Guided Tour
More details

Frequently asked questions about the View Boston Observation Deck

How many observation decks does View Boston have?

View Boston features the top three floors of the Prudential Tower. The indoor observation deck is located on the 52nd floor. You can also catch sight of the outdoor view from the Cloud Terrace on the 51st floor.

How much is a ticket to visit the View Boston observation decks?

Your View Boston tickets start from $40.36. This ticket gives you access to all the 3 levels of View Boston.

What can I see from the View Boston observation deck?

From the 52nd floor indoor deck of View Boston, you can catch sight of landmarks all across the city including the Logan International Airport. The Cloud Terrace on the 51st floor offers panoramic views of the Boston landscape and important landmarks like the Charles river, Fenway Park and Massachusetts State House.

Is visiting the View Boston observation decks worth it?

Yes, visiting the View Boston observation decks promises to be a worthwhile and memorable experience.

What is the best time to visit the View Boston observation decks?

The best time to visit the View Boston observation decks is during the late afternoon or sunset hours when you can catch the most magnificent views of the city. As the sun sets, the city transforms into a dazzling show of city lights.

What are the opening hours of the View Boston observation decks?

The View Boston observation deck is open everyday between 10 AM and 10 PM. Learn more about View Boston's timings here.

Am I allowed to take pictures at the View Boston observation decks?

Yes, you are free to take as many pictures as you like for personal use at the View Boston observation deck.