SFO Opening New Outdoor Observation Deck On Valentine's Day

February 12, 2020

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Looking for a leisurely trip to the airport for once? This new outdoor observation deck will be open as of February 14th at SFO and you won't need a ticket, or boarding pass to get to it. So, it's open to the public (security will check you before you enter the space) and you can check it out seven days a week from 7AM - 10PM.

-- Introducing our -- outdoor observation deck, the SkyTerrace! The SkyTerrace will officially open on Friday, February 14. Located pre-security in Terminal 2, The SkyTerrace will be open seven days a week from 7 AM – 10 PM. Access is free and no ticket or boarding pass is required, but visitors will undergo a security check as they enter the space. #Avgeek #SFOSkyTerrace #SkyTerrace

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It's nearly 3,000 square feet and features chairs, tables, chaise lounges, potted plants and sprawling views of the airfield. There's also "bird-safe" glass panels to guard you from the wind.

No smoking is allowed on the deck, but you can bring your own food and drinks.