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Museum of the City of New York general admission tickets

Availability: Daily from 10.00am until 6.00pm
Duration: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Explore the museum dedicated to celebrating the history and people of New York City
  • Visit the must-see institution depicting both past and future through objects, images, video and more
  • Tour with a museum scholar to reveal the stories behind 400 years of history
What to expect

Begin your New York journey here! 'New York at its Core' is an award-winning, ongoing exhibition situated along the entire first floor of the museum that explores NYC's history and future through objects, images, video, photography and interactive digital experiences. 'Timescapes', an ongoing documentary that brings viewers through the journey of NYC history, runs every forty minutes and offers complimentary audio headsets available in French, Spanish and Mandarin.

Explore various rotating exhibitions in the second and third-floor galleries, including recent exhibitions 'Pride: Photographs of Stonewall and Beyond' by Fred W. McDarrah and 'City of Workers, City of Struggle: How Labor Movements Changed New York'. Enjoy sweet treats, savory snacks, breakfast or lunch at the on-site bakery, Chalsty's Café. Complete your visit by browsing through the Museum Shop, where you'll find a wide array of exhibition-related and New York City-centric items and gifts.

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What's included
  • General admission ticket
Reduced price
  • Seniors (65+) and students with I.D.: $14
  • Visitors under the age of 19: free
  • Members: free

1220 5th Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, New York 10029

Meeting point:

By bus: M1, M2, M3, M4 or M106 to 104th Street

By subway: Lexington Avenue (6) train to 103rd Street and walk three blocks west. Or take (2) or (3) train to Central Park North / 110th Street and walk one block east to Fifth Avenue, then south to 104th Street

By bike: CitiBike to Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street

What to remember
  • Date of ticket can be changed at no cost. Guests may reach out to the museum at +1 (212) 534-1672 or info@mcny.org
  • Photos by Filip Wolak and Christiane Patic - Courtesy Local Projects
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  • Closed Thanksgiving Day (28 November), Christmas Day, and New Year's Day
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