NOTE: Due to renovations being made to the Core Exhibition, some galleries will be closed now through early December. Currently, the galleries covering the Holocaust (The War Against the Jews 1930-1945) are closed until October 28, 2016. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Sunday-Tuesday, Thursday 10 A.M. - 5:45 P.M.
Wednesday 10 A.M. - 8 P.M.
Friday 10 A.M. - 5 P.M. Now through November 4, 2016
Friday 10 A.M. - 3 P.M. November 11, 2016 through March 10, 2017
Eve of major Jewish holidays 10 A.M. - 3 P.M.
Last admission to the Museum is 30 minutes prior to closing time.
Closed Saturdays, major Jewish holidays, and Thanksgiving as follows:
Oct 2 Erev Rosh Hashanah Closing at 3 P.M.
Oct 3 Rosh Hashanah (1st Day)
Oct 4 Rosh Hashanah (2nd Day)
Oct 11 Erev Yom Kippur Closing at 3 P.M.
Oct 12 Yom Kippur
Oct 16 Erev Sukkot Closing at 3 P.M.
Oct 17 Sukkot (1st day)
Oct 18 Sukkot (2nd day)
Oct 23 Erev Shemini Atzeret Closing at 3 P.M.
Oct 24 Shemini Atzeret
Oct 25 Simchat Torah
Nov 23 Thanksgiving Eve Museum Closing at 5 P.M.
Nov 24 Thanksgiving Day
$10 Seniors 65 and up
Free for children ages 12 and under
Free for Members
Free admission every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Note: Museum admission applies to exhibitions only.
There may be a separate ticket fee for programs.
Advance reservations can be made for groups of 10 or more people.
Visit the Group Tours page to learn more.
Tickets for programs can be purchased in advance. See a complete listing of upcoming events.
During Your Visit
Food, drinks, and photography are not allowed inside the Museum galleries. Please turn off your cell phone or switch it to vibrate while in the Museum.