Discounted admission

MoMA is a participant of the following passes:

FreeStyle Pass New York

Save over 40% on MoMA and NYC’s Top Attractions with the FreeStyle Pass New York. This pass includes a 72-hour bus tour with hop-on, hop-off access and either three or five attractions. Choose from more than 40 top attractions.

New York C3 by CityPASS

Visit any three of NYC’s 11 most loved attractions over a nine-day period, in any order you wish, at up to 30% savings. No need to decide now—choose the attractions as you go. Purchase online for immediate delivery of mobile and printable tickets.

New York Pass

The New York Pass includes entry into MoMA and MoMA PS1 as well as entry into over 80 other attractions during a select number of days. The Pass also offers discounts on dining, shopping, and Broadway show tickets.

New York Explorer Pass

Choose from three, five, seven, or ten attractions with the New York Explorer Pass. Visit multiple top New York sights and save up to 45% on museums, tours, and activities.

The Sightseeing Pass

Experience Sightseeing Pass in New York City and save up to 50% on regular admission prices. With the Unlimited Sightseeing Pass, visit as many of the 90 attractions as you’d like for a select number of days and get a hop-on, hop-off bus ticket to match your pass duration. With the FLEX Pass, visit a select number of attractions over a 30-day period.

Discount for visitors with disabilities

Visitors with disabilities receive a discounted admission of $18.
Admission is free for a caregiver accompanying a visitor with a disability.

Special membership offer for MoMA visitors

Apply the full price of your admission ticket toward a new MoMA membership! Just present your MoMA admission ticket within seven days of your visit at the lobby Member Services desk or at the MoMA stores. If you’re unable to present your ticket in person, please call (888) 999-8861 during regular business hours for assistance. Limit one ticket per cardholder.

Free admission

Unless otherwise stated, to receive free admission in the following categories, visitors should pick up tickets in person at the Ticketing Desk in the Museum’s main lobby. Advance, online reservations are not accepted.


Members enjoy unlimited free admission to MoMA, subject to capacity restrictions, but should reserve member timed tickets online.

Apply the full price of your admission ticket toward a new MoMA membership. Not a member? Join today.

There are discounted membership categories for artists, students, and more.

NYC Heathcare Workers

In recognition of the heroic work of New York City’s healthcare professionals during the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, the Museum welcomes healthcare professionals who work in New York City’s five boroughs with free daily admission from Oct 1, 2020, through Sep 30, 2021, made possible by the MoMA’s longstanding partner UNIQLO. To receive a complimentary ticket, and purchase companions’ tickets, if needed, check in at the ticketing desk onsite; advance timed-entry tickets are not required.

New York City healthcare workers also receive 10% off purchases at the Museum Store and MoMA Design Stores in Midtown and Soho. Cannot be combined with other offers, promotions, or member discount. Excludes purchases of memberships, gift cards, prior purchases and select products. Promotion is not valid on Exclusions subject to change.

Free admission for NYC’s healthcare workers, from Oct 1, 2020 through Sep 30, 2021, is made possible by UNIQLO, MoMA’s proud partner since 2013.

Children 16 and under are always free at MoMA

Advance timed tickets must be reserved online. Free admission does not apply to children in groups.

Select colleges and universities

Students currently enrolled full-time at the following schools receive one free admission per MoMA visit with valid college ID at the Ticketing Desk. Free admission is not available to part-time students, continuing education students, alumni, or staff.*

The following students receive one free admission:

  • Columbia University in the City of New York
  • Cooper Union
  • CUNY/SUNY Schools
  • The New School
  • Pratt Institute
  • School of Visual Arts
  • The Juilliard School
  • The New School
  • New York University

*Staff from the following colleges receive one free admission and can buy up to five $5 guest tickets for each visit:

  • The New School

Staff of other museums

Staff and Volunteers with valid museum staff ID from other museums receive free admission for themselves and one guest (including volunteers, interns and educators from museum-affiliated schools). Tickets are available at the Ticketing Desk. Staff from sites and monuments do not receive free admission.

American Association of Museums (AAM)

MoMA offers two free admissions to AAM members with current AAM cards. Tickets are available at the Ticketing Desk. Photo ID required.

International Council of Museums (ICOM)

MoMA offers two free admissions to ICOM members with current ICOM cards. Tickets are available at the Ticketing Desk. Photo ID required. Please note, MoMA does not offer free or discounted admission to ICOMOS card holders.

Select government employees

Employees from the following government agencies receive one free admission to MoMA with valid ID. Tickets are available at the Ticketing Desk.

  • Arts & Business Council, Inc.
  • New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
  • Institute of Museum and Library Services
  • Metropolitan New York Library Council
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
  • National Film Preservation Foundation
  • National Historic Publications and Records Commission
  • New York Council for the Humanities
  • New York State Archives
  • New York State Council on the Arts
  • New York State Library, Division of Library Development
  • New York State Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation

Active US military

MoMA offers one free admission to active members of the US military with valid ID as well as free admission for military families with dependent cards. Tickets are available at the Ticketing Desk.

United Nations

Current New York based permanent UN staff members are eligible to receive one free admission. This policy does not apply to holders of the UN spouse card, UN contract employees, UN freelancers or students and faculty members of the UN school. Valid Identification may be requested. Tickets are available at the Ticketing Desk.


ICON Parking, 1330 Sixth Avenue (entrances at 94 W. 54 St. and 75 W. 53 St., between Fifth and Sixth aves.)

  • Up to 2 hours: $22
  • Up to 4 hours: $26
  • Up to 10 hours: $32
  • Up to 24 hours: $42

An additional $10 fee will be applied to oversize vehicles.
Tickets must be validated in the Museum lobby.

The 1345 Garage, 101-41 W. 54 St. (between Sixth and Seventh aves.)

  • Up to 2 hours: $20
  • Up to 4 hours: $24
  • Up to 7 hours: $30
  • Up to 24 hours: $40

An additional $9 fee will be applied to oversize vehicles.
Tickets must be validated in the Museum lobby.