MoMA NYC IDNYC cardholders are eligible for a free “MoMA NYC” and “MoMA PS1” membership, effective January 1, 2016.* Benefits of this category include:

  • Personalized membership card
  • Free admission to the galleries for one during regular Museum hours
  • 10% discount in the MoMA Stores and at store.moma.org
  • Free same-day, onsite film tickets
  • Biweekly members-only newsletter

*MoMA NYC cardholders must be 18 or older. One membership card per IDNYC card holder. Those who have held current MoMA memberships in the last three years are not eligible. MoMA membership cards are nontransferable and may be presented by the named cardholder only.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q. If I sign up for MoMA NYC do I have to sign up with MoMA PS1 separately?

A. No. The MoMA NYC and MoMA PS1 memberships use a single sign-up.

Q. When does the MoMA NYC membership begin?

A. MoMA NYC memberships will be available beginning January 1, 2016, at the Member Services desk in the Museum lobby. Please remember to present your valid IDNYC card.

Q. How long will my membership last?

A. Twelve months from the date you join. After one year, renewal discounted rates are available.

Q. What are my benefits?

  • Personalized membership card
  • Free admission to the galleries for one during regular Museum hours
  • 10% discount in the MoMA Stores and at store.moma.org
  • Free same-day, onsite film tickets
  • Biweekly members-only newsletter
  • Admission to both MoMA and MoMA PS1

Q. When I visit the Museum, do I need to stand in line/get a ticket?

A. No. Simply present your MoMA NYC membership card (not your IDNYC card) to be scanned at gallery entrances for free admission during regular Museum hours (10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.).
To reserve one complimentary film ticket, present your MoMA NYC membership card (not your IDNYC card) at the lobby information desk or the film desk on the day of your selected film. Please note: film tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and some popular films may not be available.

Q. Do I need timed tickets for special exhibitions?

A. No. Your MoMA NYC card grants admission to all exhibitions, and you are not required to obtain separate tickets for timed-entry exhibitions.

Q. May I bring guests?

A. Your MoMA NYC membership provides admission for you alone. You may purchase additional full-priced tickets in the Museum lobby on the day of your visit or online.

Q. Can someone else use my card?

A. No. Your MoMA NYC card is nontransferable.

Q. What if I’m already a MoMA member?

A. Current MoMA members and those whose membership lapsed within the last three years are not eligible for the MoMA NYC membership.