General Info

Children under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact us.

accessibilityAccessibility

NYSCI is wheelchair accessible and strives to accommodate visitors of all abilities. The entrance has no exterior or interior steps. All exhibition galleries, the auditorium, restrooms, the Café and Science Shop are wheelchair accessible.

Service Animals

Appropriately documented guide dogs and animals for assisted therapy are welcome at NYSCI.

Restrooms

Restrooms are equipped with diaper changing stations.

firstaidFirst Aid

Visitor Services or Security staff are available to assist with First Aid. Staff can provide band-aids and ice packs for minor injuries. No internal medications can be dispensed by NYSCI staff.

Breastfeeding

Women are free to nurse throughout the museum. Access to a more private space is available upon request.

Parking

Parking is available in NYSCI’s private lot. There is a $10 parking fee for cars; $20 for buses on weekends, holidays and weekdays in the summer. Parking is free to premium members and reserved groups, as well as to schools and camp groups arriving by bus.
During New York Mets home games, the parking fee is $14 for cars. For the current schedule, please visit www.mets.com.

Directions

47-01 111th Street
Corona, NY 11368

Subway

Take 7 train to 111th Street Station. Walk three blocks south.
Please Note: For the most up-to-date subway service advisories, please visit www.mta.info.

Bus

Q23 or Q58 to Corona Avenue and 108 Street.
Q48 to 111 Street and Roosevelt Avenue.
Video: Walking Directions
from 111th Street Station to NYSCI.

Driving

From Long Island:
From Northern Long Island and Northeastern Queens
Long Island Expressway (LIE) westbound, or Grand Central Parkway westbound to LIE westbound. Exit the LIE at 108th Street. Right on 108th Street. Right on 52nd Avenue to 111th Street. Left on 111th Street. Right at 49th Avenue into the New York Hall of Science entrance drive.

From Southern Long Island and Southern Queens:
Southern State Parkway westbound to Belt Parkway westbound. Belt Parkway to Exit 19 (Van Wyck Expressway/I-678 North). Take the Van Wyck north and merge onto the Grand Central Parkway west at Exit 10 – on the left – toward La Guardia Airport/Robert F. Kennedy-Triborough Bridge. Continue on the Grand Central to Long Island Expressway westbound. Follow directions, From Northern Long Island and Eastern Queens.

From Manhattan/Midtown Tunnel:
Long Island Expressway eastbound, staying in the right-hand lanes. Exit at 108th Street. Left on 108th Street. Right on 52nd Avenue to 111th Street. Left on 111th Street. Right at 49th Avenue into the New York Hall of Science entrance drive.

From Bronx/Westchester:
Cross the Whitestone Bridge, bearing right at the end onto the Whitestone Expressway. Exit onto Grand Central Parkway eastbound. Take exit 10, bearing right to follow the Midtown Tunnel signage. Right on Corona Avenue. Right on 111th Street. Right at 49th Avenue into the New York Hall of Science entrance drive.

From Brooklyn:
Brooklyn-Queens Expressway to Long Island Expressway eastbound. Stay in the right-hand lanes and exit at 108th Street. Left on 108th Street. Right on 52nd Avenue to 111th Street. Left on 111th Street. Right on 49th Avenue into the New York Hall of Science entrance drive.

From Robert F. Kennedy-Triborough Bridge:
Grand Central Parkway eastbound to Exit 10, bearing right to follow the Midtown Tunnel signage. Right on Corona Avenue. Right on 111th Street. Right at 49th Avenue into the New York Hall of Science entrance drive.