The Museum is open every day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. except for major holidays. During our extended summer hours, the Museum is open from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please note that the last timed-ticket is sold one hour before closing.
The Museum will be closed on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
General Admission Details
General admission tickets go on sale onsite at the Museum from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Online ticket sales will begin at noon on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.
Everyone needs a timed ticket for entry to the Museum, even members and those 6 and under. Tickets are available in 20-minute intervals and are good for two days. When planning your visit, pre-purchasing tickets online is the best option. Ticket availability at the Museum may be limited.
AAA, military, and student tickets are available at a discounted price, but must be purchased in person with a valid ID.