Visitor Information

The Museum is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas day.



  October through May

   Monday – Sunday (including Holidays)     10:00am - 5:00pm (Last entry at 4:00pm)

Special Museum Hours for Fleet Week

Saturday, May 28                                              10:00am - 6:00pm (Last entry at 5:00pm)

Sunday, May 29                                                10:00am - 6:00pm (Last entry at 5:00pm)

Monday, May 30                                                9:00am - 5:00pm (Last entry at 4:00pm)


June through September

   Monday – Friday                                         10:00am - 5:00pm (Last entry at 4:00pm)

   Saturday and Sunday (Including Holidays)10:00am - 6:00pm (Last entry at 5:00pm)

G-Force Simulator now open.

Audio Tours, and Transporter Simulators are temporarily unavailable.


Adult (13-64)    $33
Senior (65+)     $31
Child (5-12)      $24

All members of your party must possess a general admission ticket for entry into the museum.

NYC Residents receive 50% off general Museum admission when presenting a valid government-issued photo ID with a printed address, or a current utility or mortgage statement with an address within the five boroughs and name that matches their photo ID. Discount is eligible for all those in qualifying households. May not be combined with other discounts or applied to group sales.

Free Admission

Museum members at all levels enjoy unlimited free admission all year.
US Military and Veterans, generously provided by Bank of America.
Children under 5
Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cardholders.

The Museum offers free admission to personal care assistants coming to the Museum in support of visitors with disabilities. The offer is administered in person at the Museum’s box office.

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The Museum is no longer checking the vaccination status of visitors and will not require masks for staff, volunteers and visitors. Learn more here.

Museum and Exhibit Closures
Due to a private event on Saturday, May 21 , the Exploreum, our interactive exhibit space, will open at 11:30am.

Due to a private event on Thursday, May 26, the Exploreum, our interactive exhibit space, will be closed. The entire Museum will close at 3:00pm. Last entry will be at 2:00pm.

Due to a private event on Tuesday, May 31, the Exploreum, our interactive exhibit space, will be closed. The Space Shuttle Pavilion will close at 12:00pm.

The Museum will also close at 5pm on Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, July 31 due to a special event. Last entry will be at 4:00pm.

We apologize for any inconvenience.



The Museum provides resources to support and enhance the experience of all visitors, including those with disabilities and their peers and families. Sensory guides, assisted listening devices and portable stools are a few of the resources available in the welcome center and info desk.


Free Programs and Demonstrations
Many of these onsite programs are temporarily suspended, visit the Museum's live stream page here for many virtual offerings.
Intrepid Adventures are special weekend programs specifically designed for children and their parents or caregivers guarantee that your day at the Intrepid Museum will be fun and educational!  Education demonstrations are short family-friendly talks highlighting the Museum's artifacts and exhibits. Contact the information desk for more information.

Food and Gift Shops

The Museum offers two dining options: Aviator Cafe on the second floor of the Welcome Center overlooking Pier 86 and Intrepid Marketplace (temporarily closed) located on the Mess deck level of the ship. The Welcome Center gift shop features items inspired by the history, science and technology on display at the Museum. The Space Shuttle Pavilion store offers gifts for space enthusiasts of all ages.