Skyline Views: Time your visit to take in the golden hour descending upon Manhattan, watch a movie under the stars, bask in the full moon at midnight or enjoy the warmth of the sun in the daytime. Regardless of the time of day, you are guaranteed a stunning backdrop that places you in the heart of the New York City skyline.
Food & Snacks: Treat yourself to classic cinema concessions including fresh popcorn (vegan), candy and soft drinks. You can see their complete concessions menu here. If you’re craving something heartier, we offer ballpark-style food such as hot dogs, pizzas, Bavarian pretzels, and nachos. You can see their complete cinema food menu here.
Bar: For the 21+ crowd, elevate your cinema experience with a full bar onsite. Grab a cinema-themed cocktail, a delicious glass of wine or a refreshing beer to enjoy while watching your favorite film. Click here to view the bar menu.
Movie Magic: Our program is hand-picked and features everything from cult films, to classics, to new releases. When the movie starts, you'll be able to live completely in those movie moments with state-of-the-art wireless headphones and an intimate view of our LED screen.
Seating and Layout: We offer two different seating types at this venue: a high-back lounge chair with a deep, embracing seat and a premium lounge chair with back and seat cushions. Please see below for the seating layout.
Tickets: Prices range from $19.50 - $28.50, depending on seat type, ticket inclusions and time of day.
Discounts: Active, retired and family of military personnel enjoy 15% off with voucher code: MidtownMilitary2023. Any form of valid military ID required as proof at venue. Students enjoy 10% off with voucher code: MidtownStudent2023. Active Student ID or Student Schedule required as proof at venue.
Address: 60 West 37th Street, New York, NY 10018
Transportation & parking: The nearest subway station is 34th Street – Herald Square Station. The cinema is a four minute walk from the station. If you are driving, we recommend using the parking garages at 67 West 36th St, or on 70 West 38th St.
Getting to the rooftop: The cinema is located on the 3rd floor Skylawn rooftop of the Embassy Suites Hotel. Upon entering the hotel lobby, walk straight through to the dedicated Skylawn elevator which will take you directly to the cinema.
No Reserved Seating: Guests are seated on a first-come, first-served basis. We always encourage guests to arrive early and all together to ensure they can select their preferred seats.
Children: Screenings after 4:30pm are strictly 18+. Screenings starting prior to 4:30pm are open to all ages, but kids 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult (18+). Please note, our one-size headphones are best suited for children ages 5 and up.
The Great Outdoors: The rooftop is fully exposed to the elements so please check the weather before attending. During daytime screenings you may want to apply sunblock, cover your shoulders and wear a hat, and on cool evenings bring a jacket or your favorite blanket.
Weather disruptions: We make every effort for our screenings to go ahead. However, if inclement weather will affect your movie experience, we’ll cancel the screening and notify you at least one hour prior to the film start time via email with details on how to transfer your tickets to another screening or obtain a refund. You can always check the current status of a screening on its thumbnail visible on the venue page.
Transfers & Refunds: You're welcome to transfer your tickets to a different screening at any point before your original screening time at no cost. For more information, please check out our Ticket Transfer Policy page. Refunds are only offered when a screening is canceled.
Cashless operations: We are a cashless business, so please come prepared with your debit or credit card to purchase food and beverage onsite.
No BYO: Outside food or drinks will not be allowed into the venue.
Guest Behavior: We are Social Cinema – talk, laugh, text and snap to your heart’s content, but please be respectful of other guest’s experience, especially once the film begins. Unruly, disruptive or unnecessarily loud guests will be asked to leave.