Visit this New York City landmark to see the world’s largest collection of dinosaur fossils, a 94-foot model of a blue whale, a 563-carat Star of India sapphire, and the famous Hayden Planetarium. The American Museum of Natural History is a fascinating and educational day trip, and a favorite destination for families.
Receive discounted museum admission, admission to a space show (or giant screen film option) and discounted LIRR or Metro-North rail tickets when you purchase our package!
Advanced online reservations are required prior to purchasing this MTA package. Please visit the Museum's website and click on “Reserve Tickets” for a date and timed entry. Customers purchasing the MTA package should select the link at the bottom of the page for, “Complimentary & Pre-paid Admission.”
For LIRR customers: Package may be purchased at Gray, Green or Blue Ticket Machines at LIRR stations. Select “MTA Away Deals,” then “New York City Deals,” then the package. Multiple tickets/vouchers will print. Be sure to take all items dispensed.
Use OMNY or MetroCard for the subway or bus.
Discounted train and admission ranges from $35-$59, depending on your station of departure.
Take LIRR to Penn Station, then hop on the C uptown to 81 Street - Museum of Natural History. From there, it's a 3 minute walk to the Museum at 200 Central Park West.
Less than 20 minutes from Penn Station
Or, take Metro-North to Grand Central Terminal, hop on the 7 to Times Square - 42 Street, and then take the C uptown to 81 Street - Museum of Natural History. The Museum is a short, 3 minute walk from the station at 200 Central Park West.
Grand Central Terminal
Less than 20 minutes via the 7 & C from Grand Central