Announcement

Due to a private event, the New-York Historical Society will be closed on Wednesday, October 27 – Friday, October 29. We'll reopen at 11 am ET on Saturday, October 30.

New expanded hours, Wednesdays through Sundays! Details below.

Note: Due to a private event, the New-York Historical Society will be closed on Wednesday, October 27 – Friday, October 29. We'll reopen at 11 am ET on Saturday, October 30.

To guarantee admission at a specific time, we encourage you to purchase timed-entry tickets now. Walk-up tickets are also available. Due to safety measures, occasionally there may be wait times to enter specific exhibitions. Members do not need to book timed-entry tickets and will be admitted whenever they arrive.  

As part of New York City’s Key to NYC program, all visitors to New York City museums age 12 and over are required to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19. For more details, go to our FAQ page.  

 

Regular Hours 
 

Wednesday – Thursday 11 am – 5 pm 
Friday 11 am – 8 pm
Saturday – Sunday 11 am – 5 pm

 

Patricia D. Klingenstein
Library Hours

 

The Patricia D. Klingenstein Library is now open. Seats are limited, so please schedule your appointment as soon as possible. We thank you for your patience and understanding.

Library Hours
Wednesday – Friday, 10 am – 4:30 pm

Admissions

Adults $22
Seniors/Educators/Active Military $17
Students $13
Kids (5–13 years old) $6
Kids 4 and under FREE
Admission is pay-as-you-wish from 6-8 pm on Fridays   

*Free admission is available for employees from other museums. Contact the Call Center for a timed-entry ticket at (212) 485-9268. 

 

Explorer Pass

 

Address

The New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
at Richard Gilder Way (77th Street)
Telephone (212) 873-3400, (212) 873-7489 (TTY)

 

Subway

SubwaySubwayto 81st Street
Subwayto 79th Street

Directions

Bus

Busto 77th Street
Busto 81st Street and Central Park West

Parking

There is a limited amount of street parking on 77th Street, 76th Street and Central Park West.
Nearby parking garages can be found at:
203 W 77th Street, (212) 362-2308
207 W 76th Street, (212) 496-8553
201 W 75th Street, (212) 874-0581
All garages are between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue.

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