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History

The Rainbow Room’s legacy began on October 3, 1934, when its doors opened for the first time. Wrapped in Manhattan’s dazzling skyline, this dining and entertainment destination became a beacon of style and sophistication. It transformed the 65th floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza into the most elegant space in New York. Today, its legacy endures.

Signature design elements have been spectacularly preserved—every detail inspired by the timeless spirit of New York. The famed crystal chandelier and revolving dance floor are the centerpieces of every event. Wall sconces, brass railings, and other artistic details enhance the grandeur of the room.

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