The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

Located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, The Museum of Modern Art is home to an unparalleled collection of modern and contemporary art—from Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night and Pablo Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’Avignon to cutting-edge photography, film, design, and performance.

Before you visit, be sure to take a look at the helpful tips below, and see additional information about accessibility, visiting with a family, audio guides, dining at the Museum, the MoMA Design Stores, and more. You can also download our MoMA Audio app. See our policies for information about checkrooms, photography, and strollers.

Don’t forget to check out the exhibitions and collection works on view, and what events and film screenings you can catch during your visit. Please note that the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden closes during inclement weather.

Ticketing and wait times

During the Museum’s building project, please enter at 18 West 54th Street, between Fifth and Sixth avenues.

Purchase your tickets online and skip the line! Audio desk lines can also be avoided by using your own mobile device. The line to purchase general admission tickets is usually longest when MoMA opens, so consider arriving after 11:30 a.m. On Friday afternoons, the line for UNIQLO Free Friday Night tickets can also be long, so consider arriving after 6:00 p.m.


There are a number of parking structures near the Museum, and some offer special rates for visitors.

11 West 53rd Street, New York City, NY 10019-5401
+1 212-708-9400