New York Hall of Science General Admission

Adults (ages 18 & older): $16
Children (ages 2 – 17): $13
Students (with college ID): $13
Senior Citizens (age 62 & older): $13

Children under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Members enjoy FREE general admission to NYSCI and discounts on special events.

Purchase Admission


Science Playground

$5 per person, $4 per person for groups, plus general NYSCI admission fee.
Free for NYSCI Premium and Family Explorer members.


Rocket Park Mini Golf

$6 per person, $5 for children and seniors, plus general NYSCI admission fee.
Members: $3 per person. Free for Family Explorer members.


3D Theater Presentations

$6 adults; $5 children, students & seniors, plus NYSCI admission.
Members: $4 per person. Free for Family Explorer members.


Free Admission

Enjoy free general admission on Fridays, 2 – 5 pm and Sundays, 10 – 11 am. 

Free hours are suspended during World Maker Faire.


ASTC Passport Program

NYSCI honors members of institutions participating in the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) Passport program (benefit 2 adults/4 children). In order to receive ASTC reciprocal benefits, the visitor’s place of residence and home museum must be at least 90 miles away from NYSCI. Membership card and photo ID are required. ASTC Passports are not accepted during World Maker Faire.



Strollers are permitted. For your convenience, coats may be checked at our coat check area for a fee of $2.00 per item.



A limited number of wheelchairs are available.