Museum & Museum Store Hours

Tuesday – Thursday 10 am – 6 pm
Friday 10 am – 8 pm
Saturday 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday 11 am – 5 pm


Patricia D. Klingenstein Library Hours

Tuesday - Friday 9 am – 3 pm
Saturday 10 am – 3 pm
Sunday-Monday CLOSED

Researchers need an appointment to view materials from the Department of Prints, Photographs and Architecture. To make an appointment, e-mail printroom@nyhistory.org.


Adults $19
Seniors/Educators/Active Military $15
Students $12
Kids (5–13 years old) $6
Kids 4 and under FREE

Admission is pay-as-you-wish from 6-8 pm on Fridays

The Henry Luce III Center for the Study of American Culture will be closed for renovations from July 6, 2014 through December 2016. Please check back in the fall for details of our exciting new galleries and installations.

Explorer Pass

Please check the calendar for upcoming gallery closings and/or early Museum/Library closures.


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



SubwaySubwayto 81st Street
Subwayto 79th Street



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


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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