Empire State Building

350 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10118


Soaring 1,454 feet above Midtown Manhattan, the Empire State Building is the World’s Most Famous Building. With new investments in energy-efficiency, building-wide infrastructure upgrades, public areas and amenities in the final stages the Empire State Building attracts office tenants in a diverse array of industries from around the world including Shutterstock, Coty, JCDecaux, Citizen Watch Company, LinkedIn, HNTB, Agoda (Priceline), Human Rights Watch, Palo Alto Networks, Skanska, and World Monument Fund.

Tenants at the Empire State Building enjoy the benefits of The Urban Campus which continues to expand. New components of The Urban Campus include a 15,000-square-foot, tenant-only fitness center; a tenant-only conference center; STATE Grill and Bar, with private executive dining and event space and Tacombi; 7 in-building dining options; and a full complement of tenant services.

The Empire State Building also has taken a leading role in sustainability, partnering with the Clinton Climate Initiative, Rocky Mountain Institute, Johnson Controls, and JLL to develop an innovative process for a comprehensive energy efficiency retrofit program that will reduce the building’s total energy consumption by 50% and that has led the building to receive an Energy Star rating of 86, placing it in the top 20% in energy efficiency among all buildings measured. Features of the restoration include the Art Deco masterpiece lobby and new Otis Destination Dispatch elevators. ESRT is the first portfolio in the Americas to be WELL Certified by the International WELL Building Institute. Additionally, ESRT is a Fitwel Champion, is 100% fully powered by renewable wind energy, earned the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award, and has received Five Stars, an A rating, and a score of 94 from GRESB. As a leader in sustainability, energy efficiency, and Indoor Environmental Quality, ESRT can help your client meet its CSR and ESG goals (76% of our eligible portfolio is ENERGY STAR certified). ESRT supports these efforts with its own corporate ESG leadership and is publicly traded on the NYSE with a best-in-class balance sheet.

Located in the center of Manhattan, the Empire State Building is central to Penn Station, Port Authority Bus Terminal, PATH, Grand Central Terminal and steps from 16 subway lines.


Fifth Avenue between 33rd and 34th Streets

year built



Shreve, Lamb & Harmon Associates

number of floors


rentable sq ft

2,811,804 rentable

floor plate size

12,905 - 100,512 rentable square feet

floor load

50 lbs. to 100 lbs. per square foot

ceiling height

11'6" to 17' slab-to-slab


Central to Penn Station, Port Authority, PATH, Grand Central Terminal and steps from 16 subway lines: A, C, E, 1, 2, 3, B, D, F, M, N, R, Q, W, 6, 7

connectivity & wifi

DAS and Wired Score Platinum

Our environmental sustainability program provides leadership and sets standards in innovation and technology. We focus on quantifiable improvement in energy efficiency, water efficiency, recycling, and waste diversion. ESRT’s cutting-edge work in energy efficiency, for the benefit of our tenants and the environment, is recognized worldwide.

The Empire State Building is the leading international model for energy efficiency retrofits in the existing built environment. We have already reduced energy use by 40% and GHG emissions by 54% over the past decade.

Learn More in Our Sustainability Report


64 passenger, 6 freight

operating hours

8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. Monday - Friday, building access 24/7


Submetered electric in all new spaces over 2,500 square feet


Air handling units provided with chilled water for cooling; air-conditioned common corridors; perimeter radiant heat; dedicated supplemental condenser water; central building management system (BMS)


24/7 security, visitor reception desk, card access controlled, web-based visitor processing system, four dedicated office tenant entrances on 33rd and 34th streets


Six parking garages within two blocks

loading facilities

Freight entrance on 33rd Street

Sustainability at the Empire State Building


Green Scorecard


Target net-zero carbon emissions by 2030

Walk Score


Transit Score


Bike Score


High Performance, Healthy Buildings

Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) improves employee health and productivity. We’ve created a program of industry-leading healthy suites to provide tenants with the opportunity to maximize their IEQ, employee recruitment and retention, and their bottom line.






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Fitness center

Conference center

Bike room

Coming soon: Multipurpose Space

Coming soon: Lounge

Coming soon: Golf Simulators ("ESRTee's")

Scooter Rack

    LinkedIn – Life at ESB

    The LinkedIn team shares their experiences of working in the awe-inspiring, modernized ESB complete with an international vibe and how their office fuels their talent attraction and retention efforts.

    A Day in the Life at ESB

    Experience what it’s like to work in the most famous building in the world. Exercise in our 15,000-square-foot, tenant-only fitness center, grab a bite to eat at one of our 8 in-building dining options and make new connections in our newly renovated tenant lounge. Watch yourself thrive both personally and professionally at ESB.

    Be Connected at the Empire State Building

    With the new development at the World’s Most Famous building, ESRT’s new holistic amenities include fitness, conference center, multi-sport court, town hall and lounge – all under one iconic roof. Get ready to improve employee recruitment, retention and productivity with these amenities.


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