Plan Your Visit


We look forward to your visit!

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

Store Hours

Tue–Sun 10 am–6 pm


18 and Under

On Thursdays, General Admission tickets are half price. (This discount does not include tickets to Taylor Swift: Storyteller.)

Affiliations and Community Partners

MAD offers complimentary or discounted admission to front-line workers, active US military or veterans, people with disabilities and their accompanying caregivers/nurses, EBT/SNAP benefit cardholders, and our museum colleagues. For a complete list, please read our Affiliations and Community Partners section below.


MAD strives to be a welcoming experience for visitors of all abilities. Information about the Museum’s building accessibility is available in our Accessibility section below. Learn more about our accessibility programming and services.


Taylor Swift: Storyteller is a timed entry special exhibition. Entrance is on the hour and there are a limited number of tickets available each hour. Tickets are nonrefundable and include general admission to the Museum. Exchange is based on availability.

Online Ticketing

Purchase your tickets online for contactless entry.

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. 

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.

Bring Your Headphones!

The MAD Mobile Guide puts the entire museum in the palm of your hand. Check out what’s on view and access exclusive artist interviews, exhibition tours, and more—all designed to enrich your visit. Get the app!


Free docent tours take place on Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, and Sun at 11:30 am and 2:30 pm.

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

Private Guided Tours

Book a private guided tour for up to 25 participants. Learn more.

School Groups

MAD offers onsite and virtual field trip programs for students K-12. Learn more


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Affiliations and Community Partners




Enjoy Your Visit Safely


In the Museum


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.

Hours, menu, and reservations


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

Mon–Sun  10 am–7 pm

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

Curbside service also available.


Through Sep 4, 2023

Humor and Irreverence in Ceramic Sculpture

Through Aug 27, 2023

A Fashion Phenom of the 1960s

Through Aug 27, 2023

Exploring the Permanent Collection

Through Jan 14, 2024

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