Cool Culture partners with preschools and schools to support family engagement in art and culture throughout New York City. Along with hosting family festivals and family programs, we provide families with FREE admission to 90 New York City museums, gardens, historical societies, and zoos.
Welcome to the Cool Culture family! Whether you are a returning family or brand new to Cool Culture, we welcome you to endless family fun, cultural exploration, and creativity. Check out the information below to learn exciting ways to make the most of your year with Cool Culture!
The enrollment period has closed for the 2019-2020 school year. Please visit our website in June 2020 when enrollment re-opens. We will have materials available that you can share with your child’s school to apply.
We encourage you to use the resources on this page and sign-up for our e-newsletter in the meantime.
Feel free to also use our list of NYC museums that offer free or suggested admission.
Is available for families with a child currently enrolled in a participating early childhood center or elementary school 3-K, Pre-K and Kindergarten.
Provides free, general admission to 90 cultural institutions – that’s museums, gardens, zoos and more!
Is valid for unlimited use until the expiration date printed on the front of the card.
Join the Cool Culture family online!
Make a donation to help Cool Culture continue the necessary work of helping families build communities through arts, culture, and storytelling.