NYC- Free Museum Days or Pay What You Wish

I was so happy when I came across this amazing list. As we know it can be expensive to take the kids out for the day.

But, Long Island familes sometimes need to get into our wonderful city and see the arts. There is so much to see and do in NYC.

OHHHHH how I love New York!

This list is fantastic and I came across it on NYC  webpage and I just had to share the information with all my fellow Momees.


ALWAYS FREE (or pay what you wish):

American Folk Art Museum American Museum of Natural History (pay what you wish)

Bronx Museum (pay what you wish)

Brooklyn Academy of Music’s BAMcafé live events

Brooklyn Museum (pay what you wish)

The Cloisters (pay what you wish)

El Museo del Barrio (pay what you wish)

Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College Green-Wood Cemetery

International Print Center

Metropolitan Museum of Art (pay what you wish)

Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology Museum of American Illustration

Museum of Biblical Art (pay what you wish)

National Museum of the American Indian—Smithsonian Institution

New York City Police Museum (pay what you wish)

P.S.1 MoMA (pay what you wish)

Queens Botanical Garden (free Nov-March)

Queens Museum of Art (pay what you wish)

SculptureCenter (pay what you wish)

Socrates Sculpture Park

Staten Island Museum (pay what you wish)

Storefront for Art & Architecture Studio Museum in Harlem (pay what you wish)

Waterfront Museum

MONTHLY FREE HOURS: Bronx Museum (First Friday, 6-10 pm) Brooklyn Children’s Museum (Second Weekend, before 11 am) Brooklyn Museum (First Saturday, 5-11 pm)El Museo del Barrio (Third Saturday, 11 am-8 pm) Neue Gallerie (First Friday, 6-8 pm) Noguchi Museum (First Friday, pay what you wish) South Street Seaport Museum (Third Friday, 6-8:45 pm)


MONDAY Yeshiva University Museum

TUESDAY Brooklyn Botanic Garden China Institute 6-8 pm Staten Island Museum 12-2 pm Wave Hill 9 am-noon

WEDNESDAY Bronx Zoo (pay what you wish) Brooklyn Children’s Museum 2-5 pm Museum of Jewish Heritage 4-8 pm New York Botanical Garden Queens Botanical Garden April-October, 3-6 pmVan Cortlandt House Museum Yeshiva University Museum 5-8 pm

THURSDAY China Institute 6-8 pm Museum of Arts and Design 6-9 pm (pay what you wish) Museum of Chinese in America New Museum of Contemporary Art 7-9 pm Trinity Church: Concerts at One 1-2 pm (September through May)

FRIDAY International Center for Photography 5-8 pm (pay what you wish) Japan Society 6-9 pm Morgan Library & Museum 7-9 pm Museum of Modern Art 4-8 pmNeue Galerie 6-8 pmNew-York Historical Society 6-8 pm (pay what you wish) New York Aquarium 3 pm-closing (pay what you wish) New York Hall of Science 2-5 pm (September through June) Rubin Museum of Art 7-10 pm Staten Island Museum 12-2 pm Whitney Museum of American Art 6-9 pmYeshiva University Museum

SATURDAY Brooklyn Botanic Garden 10 am-noon Jewish Museum New York Botanical Garden 10 am-noon Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum 5:45-7:45 pm (pay what you wish) Wave Hill 9 am-noon

SUNDAY Frick Collection 11 am-1 pm (pay what you wish) New York Hall of Science 10-11 am (September through June) Queens Botanical Garden April-October, 4-6 pmStudio Museum in Harlem

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