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Visit NYSCI

Here’s everything you need to know to plan your visit to NYSCI. We look forward to seeing you soon!

HOURS & TICKETS

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday - Sunday | Closed (NYSCI is closed temporarily due to storm damage.)

CLOSED
  • Labor Day

  • Thanksgiving Day

  • Christmas Day

  • New Year's Day

ALL ACCESS Badge

Includes access to exhibits + activities including 3D Theater, Rocket Park Mini Golf, [and more].

  • Adults

    $25

  • Children, Students, Seniors

    $20

GENERAL ADMISSION

Access to NYSCI excluding 3D Theater, Rocket Park Mini Golf, and other experiences.

  • Adults

    $16

  • Children, Students, Seniors

    $13

Children under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

GROUPS (15+ PEOPLE)

Call (718) 699-0301

If you’re a teacher, click here for school group admissions.

Ask about discounts to Happiness Habits Lab, Rocket Park Mini Golf and 3D Movies when you call to make your reservation.

ADDITIONAL ADMISSION

Enhance your general admission ticket with these add-on options.

  • Adults

    $6

  • Children, Students, Seniors

    $5

  • Member Adults
    Member Children

    $5

    $4

  • Family Explore
    Family Premium Members

    FREE

Rocket Park Mini Golf

  • Adults

    $6

  • Children, Students, Seniors

    $5

  • Member Adults
    Member Children

    $5

    $4

  • Family Explore
    Family Premium Members

    FREE

3D Theater

  • Adults

    $6

  • Children, Students, Seniors

    $5

  • Member Adults
    Member Children

    $5

    $4

  • Family Explore
    Family Premium Members

    FREE

Happiness Habits Lab

GENERAL INFO

  • Adults - ages 18+

  • Children - ages 2 – 17

  • Students - with student ID

  • Seniors - ages 62+

SPECIAL MUSEUM ACCESS PROGRAMS

NYSCI participates in a number of specialty Museum Access Programs.


Click Here to view the list, booking links, and requirements.

MAP OF NYSCI

Download a map of our space and prepare for an amazing experience.

MAP OF NYSCI

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47-01 111th St, Queens, NY 11368, United States

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NYSCI is easily accessible by public transportation. Take the 7 train to 111th Street, the Q23 or Q58 buses to Corona Avenue and 108th Street, or the Q48 bus to 111th Street and Roosevelt Avenue. For up-to-date travel information, visit http://mta.info.

Parking is available in NYSCI’s private lot, except during the U.S. Open. There is a $12 parking fee for cars; $15 for group vehicles. Parking is free to Family Explorer, Family Premium and Family Pass members.

Our dining partner, Butter Beans Kitchen, offers a selection of salads, sandwiches, Hale and Hearty soups, chicken wings, chicken tenders, beef patties, yogurt, bagels, muffins, chips, ice cream, and beverages. Please note: Outside food and beverages are not permitted in the café.


ACCESSIBILITY

ACCESSIBILITY

PERSONAL ITEMS

For your convenience, self-service lockers are available starting at $5. Strollers are permitted in the museum; we cannot accommodate bikes, scooters, or other athletic equipment, so please leave these items at home.

WHEELCHAIRS

We are committed to accessibility for all our visitors. We welcome the use of all mobility devices and have accessible ramps and elevators to access all floors of NYSCI. We also have a limited number of wheelchairs available.

GROUPS

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Bring Your Group

Call (718) 699-0301

If you’re a teacher, click here for school group admissions.

Ask about discounts to Rocket Park Mini Golf, 3D Movies, and Happiness Habits Lab when you call to make your reservation.
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FAQS

Yes, effective Friday, September 3, in accordance with the recently announced New York City mandate surrounding COVID-19 vaccination, we will be requiring all visitors ages 12 and up to show proof of vaccination for entry to NYSCI. Please see the flyer below to view acceptable forms of proof of vaccination; please note that guests over the age of 18 will need to provide valid photo ID as well.

We’ve made several adjustments to ensure the safety of all our guests, including:

  • TIMED TICKETING: Reserve your tickets online ahead of time for expedited, hands-free entry! Be sure to arrive at the time designated on your ticket. Visitors will not be allowed to enter before the designated time on their tickets.
  • MASK REQUIREMENTS: Masks are required for all visitors at all times except when in the cafeteria or Rocket Park mini golf, regardless of vaccination status. This is for the safety of all our guests, many of whom are under 12 years old and ineligible for vaccination. Thank you for your understanding.
  • QR CODES: We’re making your visit as safe and hands-free as possible – look out for QR codes throughout NYSCI to order food, book tickets, and more!

47-01 111th Street, near Flushing Meadows Corona Park

NYSCI is easily accessible by public transportation.
BY TRAIN:
Take 7 train to 111th Street station. Walk along 111th Street towards 47th Avenue.
BY BUS:
Take the Q23 or the Q58 to Corona Avenue and 108th Street. Take the Q48 to 111th Street and Roosevelt Avenue.

We are open Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays from 10am – 5pm and Saturdays from 10am – 6pm.

We are currently closed Monday – Wednesday and on Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Additionally, our parking lot will be closed during the US Open, September 3-5 and 10-12.

For all info on our admission pricing, please visit our Admissions Page. Expedite your check-in by buying your tickets online!

No, admission is required in order to access these areas.


VISITOR POLICIES

VISITOR POLICIES

PHOTO POLICY

By entering this public facility you are agreeing to let New York Hall of Science, news organizations, and/or media organizations take and use your photograph and/or likeness for any news or promotional purpose, including, but not limited to, use on our website and social media pages. No compensation will be provided for photographs taken and used for these purposes.

COVID - 19

Effective Friday, September 3, in accordance with the recently announced New York City mandate surrounding COVID-19 vaccination, we will be requiring all visitors ages 12 and up to show proof of vaccination for entry to NYSCI; please note that guests over the age of 18 will need to provide valid photo ID as well. We will also be keeping our mask-wearing requirement in place for all visitors, regardless of vaccination status, as many of our guests are under 12 years old and ineligible for vaccination. Please see the flyer below for acceptable forms of proof of vaccination.

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