* Advance free ticket reservation required.
See the VENUES page for details.



The museums and historic landmarks of Lower Manhattan are an American treasure. Explore one of the most diverse and concentrated groups of museums in the world – 15 sites all within comfortable walking distance of each other. This annual event takes place rain or shine.

Special this year, Make Music New York is a live, free musical celebration on June 20, the longest day of the year, with over 1,200 concerts on streets, sidewalks, and parks across the five boroughs. Come hear the music-making in Lower Manhattan.

Pick up your Night at the Museums Guide on June 20 at any of the participating institutions for special offers that are good all summer.

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUMS is produced by the Downtown Culturals Group and is part of the RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL 2016, featuring free arts events from June 16 to 26 throughout Lower Manhattan. For details, visit LMCC.net.