Visit MCNY!

Hours

Open Daily 10am–6pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day,
and New Year’s Day.

Suggested Admission

Adults
$18
Seniors (65+), students
$12 with I.D.
Ages 19 and under
Free
Members
Free

Required Admission

Group Tours
Self-guided k-12 student groups
$5 per person
Reservations required. Please email schoolprograms@mcny.org
Buy Tickets

Live or work in the neighborhood? Visit for FREE with our "I’m a Neighbor" admission.

We also offer free admission to these affiliates.

Where We Are

Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Avenue @ 103rd St.
Ramp access @ 104th St.
New York, NY 10029

212.534.1672
info@mcny.org

By Bus

  • M1
  • M2
  • M3
  • M4
  • M106

to 104th St.

By Subway

  • 6

Lexington Ave. train to 103rd St., walk 3 blocks West

  • 2
  • 3

Train to Central Park North / 110th St. Walk one block East to Fifth Ave., then South to 104th St.

By Bike

Citi Bike to Fifth Ave @ 103rd St.

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At The Museum

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WIFI

Free WiFi access is now available throughout the building as well as on the Front Terrace.

Smartphones

Feel free to text, tweet, and share what you see during your visit. As a courtesy to other visitors, please set your phone to vibrate and take all voice calls outside of the galleries.

Photography

Still photography for personal, noncommercial use is permitted unless otherwise noted. Tripods, selfie sticks, and flash photography are not permitted.

Sketching

Pencils, sketchbooks, and notebooks are permitted. However, pens, paints, and easels are not permitted.

Coat Check

The Museum offers free coat check during regular Museum hours on the First Floor. Checked items must be retrieved before the Museum closes. Suitcases and luggage are not accepted at coat check. 

Strollers/Bags

Single strollers are permitted in the galleries, at the discretion of gallery guards. The Museum will not hold or store luggage. All bags are subject to inspection.

The Museum strives to accommodate visitors of all abilities.

  • Ramp access is available on East 104th Street between Fifth and Madison Avenues.
  • The wheelchair lift in Ronay Menschel Hall can accommodate manual and motorized wheelchairs (max. capacity 500 lbs.).
  • Wheelchairs are available for visitor use free of charge (subject to availability).
  • All exhibition videos are open captioned. 
  • Assistive listening devices are available for Timescapes and programs in Ronay Menschel Hall.
  • Sign language interpretation and specialized descriptive tours are available upon advance request.
  • Noise reduction headphones are available for visitor use free of charge (subject to availability).
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