Monday – Friday • 9:30 am – 5 pm
Saturday & Sunday • 10 am – 6 pm
Closed Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
Please call 718-699-0005 for more information.
Enjoy free general admission on Fridays, 2 – 5 pm and Sundays, 10 – 11 am.
Free hours are suspended during World Maker Faire.
Free to the general public with paid admission. Preschool Place is designed for families; groups are not permitted.
Monday – Friday: 9:30 am – 4:45 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10 am – 5:45 pm
Adults (ages 18 & older): $16
Children (ages 2 – 17): $13
Children under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Students (with college ID): $13
Senior Citizens (age 62 & older): $13
Members: Enjoy FREE general admission to NYSCI and discounts on special events.
(museum admission, Science Playground, Rocket Park Mini Golf and 3D Theater)
$25 child, student, senior
All-inclusive tickets are available on-site, on the day of your visit. All-inclusive tickets are not available online.
(museum admission, 3D Theater)
$15 child, student, senior
$5 per person, plus general NYSCI admission fee.
Free for NYSCI Premium and Family Explorer Members.
$6 per person, $5 for children and seniors, plus NYSCI admission.
Members: Family Explorer free, all other members $5 adults, $4 children.
$6 adults; $5 children, students & seniors, plus NYSCI admission.
Members: Family Explorer free, all other members $4.
NYSCI honors members of institutions participating in the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) Passport program (benefit 2 adults/4 children) with photo ID and proof of home address within 90 miles of host museum. ASTC Passports are not accepted during Global Family Reunion and World Maker Faire.
Strollers are permitted. For your convenience, coats may be checked at our coat check area for a fee of $2 per item. (During World Maker Faire, items may be checked for $5 per item.)
A limited number of wheelchairs are available.
47-01 111th Street
Queens, NY 11368
Located in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
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.
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.
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.
Parking is available in NYSCI’s private lot, except on days noted below. There is a $10 parking fee for cars; $20 for buses on weekends, holidays and weekdays in the summer. Parking is free to Premium and Explorer members and reserved groups, as well as to schools and camp groups arriving by bus.
Parking is not available during the U.S. Open and during World Maker Faire (October 1 & 2, 2016). Parking is also not available on Thursday, September 29 and Friday, September 30.
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.
Q23 or Q58 to Corona Avenue and 108 Street.
Q48 to 111 Street and Roosevelt Avenue.
47-01 111th St., Corona, NY, 11368
For general information, call 718-699-0005
Our Science Shop contains a variety of unique gifts for science lovers of all ages. Shop online or call 718-699-0005 ext. 443.
To reserve your school or camp visit, call 718-699-0301.
For information about the offerings and events at our Science Technology Library, contact 718-699-0005 ext. 340 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Lost & Found
If you lost an item during a recent visit, call 718-699-0005 ext. 576.
If you are a member of the media, please call 718-595-9123.
For questions about your membership, including membership cards and benefits, call 718-699-0005 ext. 350.
To book a unique event or meeting space, contact 718-699-0005 ext. 371.
For all other questions, please call the receptionist during NYSCI hours at 718-699-0005 ext. 300.