New York City Building
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens, NY 11368
The Queens Museum is dedicated to presenting the highest quality visual arts and educational programming for people in the New York metropolitan area, and particularly for the residents of Queens, a uniquely diverse, ethnic, cultural, and international community.
The Queens Museum is open Wednesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The prices are $8 for adults, $4 for seniors, free for children 18 and under, free for all New York college students with ID and free for all NYC Department of Education employees with ID.
New York Hall of Science
47-01 111th St. Corona, NY
New York Hall of Science presents 450 exhibits, demonstrations, workshops and participatory activities that explain science, technology, engineering, and math.
A visit to NYSCI is a hands-on, energetic educational experience where you can indulge your curiosity and nurture your creativity. NYSCI offers professional development for teachers, produces curricula and resources for classrooms, and studies how technology and play affect how we learn.
The New York Hall of Science is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. General admission for adults is $15 and children 17 and under, college students with ID and seniors pay $12. General admission is free on Fridays from 2 to 5 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 to 11 a.m.
Museum of the Moving Image
36-01 35th Avenue
Astoria, NY 11106
Museum of the Moving Image advances the understanding, enjoyment, and appreciation of the art, history, technique and technology of film, television and digital media by presenting exhibitions, education programs, significant moving-image works and interpretive programs, and collecting and preserving moving-image related artifacts.
The Museum of the Moving Image is open Wednesday and Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults, $11 for seniors, $11 for college students with an ID, $7 for children 17 and under and is free for museum member and children under 3.
Queens County Farm Museum
73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY 11004
The Queens County Farm Museum’s history dates back to 1697. It occupies New York City’s largest remaining tract of undisturbed farmland. The farm encompasses a 47-acre parcel that is the longest continuously farmed site in New York State. The site includes historic farm buildings, a greenhouse complex, livestock, farm vehicles and implements, planting fields, an orchard and herb garden.
The museum is open every day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
9-01 33rd Road
Long Island City, NY 11106
The Noguchi Museum’s mission is to advance the understanding and appreciation of Isamu Noguchi’s art and legacy. The broad scope of Isamu Noguchi’s artistic interests and his creation of a Museum devoted to encouraging the enjoyment and contemplation of these same interests provides us with the challenge to protect and further the legacy of his vision. Our efforts will continue to reflect this vision and will extend it into the future.
The Museum is open Wednesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. General Admission is $10, senior citizens and college students with ID pay $5 and NYC public high school students with ID, children under 12 and museum members are free of charge.
22-25 Jackson Avenue
Long Island City, NY
MoMA PS1 is one of the oldest and largest nonprofit contemporary art institutions in the United States. An exhibition space rather than a collecting institution, MoMA PS1 devotes its energy and resources to displaying the most experimental art in the world. A catalyst and an advocate for new ideas, discourses, and trends in contemporary art, MoMA PS1 actively pursues emerging artists, new genres, and adventurous new work by recognized artists in an effort to support innovation in contemporary art. MoMA PS1 achieves this mission by presenting its diverse program to a broad audience in a unique and welcoming environment in which visitors can discover and explore the work of contemporary artists. Exhibitions at MoMA PS1 include artists’ retrospectives, site-specific installations, historical surveys, arts from across the United States and the world, and a full schedule of music and performance programming.
MoMA PS1 is open Thursday through Monday from 12 to 6 p.m., with admission being $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors, and free for children under 16.
Long Island Children’s Museum
11 Davis Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
Long Island Children’s Museum invites visitors of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to explore freely, discover their passions, and appreciate the communities and world we share. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. General admission is $13, seniors over 65 pay $12 and members and babies are free.
Visit their website at licm.org to learn about their membership packages to receive information on their events.