Information & Facts
1000 Fifth Avenue, at 82nd Street
$20 (adults) is suggested; free for children under 12
accompanied by an adult. There is no additional charge, beyond the
admission contribution, to attend an exhibition
English is the most common language but Spanish is often
spoken in south-western states.
The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into
100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are
widespread and credit cards and travellers cheques are widely
accepted. Travellers cheques should be taken in US Dollars to avoid
hassles. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
Tuesday to Sunday 9:30am-5:30pm, closes 9pm Friday
and Saturday. Closed Mondays, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving and