The Museum of Modern Art Announces Extended Summer Hours

Posted on June 22, 2017

Beginning July 1, The Museum of Modern Art will offer extended summer hours, remaining open until 9:00 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays in July and August* in order to provide more opportunities for visitors—and especially New Yorkers who work during the day—to enjoy the Museum in the evening hours. The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden will be open (weather permitting), with cocktails and snacks available for purchase and, on Thursdays, live music. UNIQLO Free Friday Nights will also be extended until 9:00 p.m. in July and August.

In addition to works on display in the Museum’s world-class collection galleries, this summer’s exhibitions include Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the ArchiveLouise Lawler: WHY PICTURES NOWMaking Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction, and Unfinished Conversations: New Work from the Collection. In the Museum’s Roy and Niuta Titus Theaters, Future Imperfect: The Uncanny in Science Fiction showcases a dazzling array of unusual science-fiction films from around the world.

The Garden Bar and the second-floor espresso bar will remain open until 9:00 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays in July and August, and wine will also be served at the espresso bar. (Cafe 2 and Terrace 5 will continue to close every day at 5:00 p.m.; Cafe 2 remains open until 7:30 p.m. on Fridays.)

* An exception to Summer Hours will occur on Saturday, July 15, when the Museum will close at 5:30 p.m. In case of unforeseen changes, please check moma.org for the most up-to-date schedule.

The Museum of Modern Art Announces Extended Summer Hours


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