Your family can access cultural resources - without a Family Pass! Use this info to plan your next museum adventure!
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Did you know that many museums are public institutions? They are eager to provide all New Yorkers with access to their collections and services.
Some museums list their admission as “Pay As You Wish”, “Pay What You Wish”, or “Suggested” Admission. All mean that you can give any amount you are able to for entry to that museum.
>> Suggested Admission Museums
Many institutions host free hours and days, and often offer engaging and educational activities for families.
>> Museums with Free Days
Find your next museum destination using these online tools:
Have a favorite museum? Sign up for their e-newsletter to receive their latest exhibition and event announcements in your inbox.
Make sure your visit to a museum, botanical garden, and other cultural venues goes as smoothly as possible with these easy tips.
>> Trip Tips
Go on a scavenger hunt with your kids using these interactive activities.
>> Download Hunt Cards
Many museums provide activity guides online and at their visitors services desk. Check their website before you go or ask at the front desk when your family arrives.