See the Stanford campus from the top of the Hoover Tower Observation Platform. Completed in 1941 to celebrate the University's 50th anniversary, the 285-foot tower is a landmark for students, alumni and the local community.
The lobby of the Hoover Tower houses the Herbert Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover exhibits. The Hoover Tower Observation Platform, located on the 14th floor, was completed in 1941 to celebrate the University's 50th anniversary. The 285-foot tower is a landmark for students, alumni and the local community.
Visiting the Observation Platform
The observation platform is located on the 14th floor of Hoover Tower. When you step off the elevator, you'll be welcomed by a tour guide who can point out Stanford University landmarks and—on a clear day—sights around the San Francisco Bay Area.
Seniors (65 and older) $3
Children (12 and under) $3
All children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult; no more than two children per adult.