Plan Your Visit


We look forward to your visit. With your health and safety our top priority, we offer timed, contactless entry ticketing and our rigorous health and safety protocols are detailed below. Please read them carefully. New York State and New York City strongly recommend that everyone age five and up should be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Even if vaccinated, all visitors to MAD over age two are strongly recommended to wear face coverings in the building. Thank you for your cooperation.

Museum Hours

Tuesday 10 am–6 pm
Wednesday 10 am–6 pm
Thursday 10 am–6 pm
Friday 10 am–6 pm
Saturday 10 am–6 pm
Sunday 10 am–6 pm


The Store at MAD

Tue–Sun, 10 am–6 pm



18 and Under

On Thursdays, all tickets are half price.

Learn more about our discounted and free admission opportunities.


2 Columbus Circle
New York, NY 10019

Online Ticketing

Purchase your tickets online for contactless entry. If your plans change and you are unable to visit at your scheduled date and time, please contact to rebook or refund your tickets.

Health and Safety

For the protection of staff and visitors, the Museum’s health and safety policies adhere to Centers for Disease Control recommendations, as well as Federal, State, and City guidelines. 

  • Face coverings are strongly recommended for all staff members and visitors over the age of two.
  • Enhanced cleaning of high-touch surfaces throughout the day; with hand-sanitizer units stationed throughout the building for visitors to use regularly.
  • Please use the stairs if you are able.
  • Visitors who are feeling unwell, have a fever of 100°F or higher, tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 14 days, or had close contact with anyone who is confirmed or suspected of having Covid-19 should not visit the museum.

To learn more about MAD’s response to Covid-19, please read our Health and Safety FAQ below.


Free guided exhibition tours take place on the following days and times:

Thursdays at 11:30 am and 3:30 pm
Fridays at 11:30 am and 2:30 pm
Saturdays at 11:30 am and 2:30 pm
Sundays at 11:30 am and 2:30 pm

To join, meet the docent in the lobby five minutes prior to the tour start time.

Group Tours

Request a reservation.

School Groups

Learn more about MAD's onsite and virtual field trip programs.

Enjoy Your Visit Safely


Access and Accessibility


In the Museum


The Store at MAD offers well-executed craft, design objects, jewelry, home, and fashion accessories.

Mon Closed
Tue–Sun  10 am–6 pm

Private Shopping Appointments available:
Thu, Fri  10–11 am and 5–6 pm

Curbside service also available.


Robert is a classic modern restaurant offering breathtaking views of Central Park and Columbus Circle. The restaurant is open for lunch, brunch, and dinner serving fine, contemporary American fare.

Tue, Wed, Thu: 12–8 pm
Fri: 12–9 pm
Sat: 11 am–9 pm
Sun: 11 am–8 pm
Closed Mon

Make your reservation now.


Through Jun 26, 2022

Through Jan 8, 2023

Jun 2 / 4 PM6 PM

Jun 5 / 10:30 AM12 PM

Jun 9 / 4 PM6 PM

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