One Percent for Culture

One Percent For Culture's Cultural Calendar of Museums!


One Percent for Cultures Cultural Calendar is filled with free events and culture happening all around New York City! Our Cultural Calendar, includes many museum participating in Free Days or Pay What You Wish (PWYW) days in one convenient list!

We update our calendar constantly to keep you informed about the best of NYC free cultural events. In addition, we have also added a list of museums that are free or PWYW every day! We post reminders on our Facebook and twitter pages letting you know where to go. With a list of nearly 50 museums, you can see art for free every day.

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Free Day Weekly Schedule:

-Frick Collection Pay-What-You-Wish 11AM
-MoMA PS1 - 12-1PM (PWYW)
-New York Hall of Science 11AM (Sep-Jun)
-Queens Botanical Garden - 4pm
-Studio Museum in Harlem 12PM
-Museum on Eldridge Street 10 AM
-Yeshiva University Museum - 5pm
-Brooklyn Botanical Gardens 8AM
-Staten Island Museum 12PM
-Wave Hill - 9AM
-Bronx Zoo Pay What You Wish 10AM
-Museum of Jewish Heritage 4 PM
-New York Botanical Garden
-Queens Botanical Garden - 3pm
-Staten Island Children's Museum (Grandparents Free)
-Staten Island Zoo -2pm
-Van Cortlandt House Museum
-Yeshiva University Museum 5PM
-Brooklyn Children's Museum 3PM
-Children's Museum of the Arts - 4pm
-Jewish Museum Pay-What-You-Wish 5PM
-Museum of Art's and Design Pay-What-You-Wish 6PM
-Museum of Chinese in America 11AM
-New Museum of Contemporary Art 7PM
-Asia Society Museum - 6pm - 9pm (suspended during the summer)
-Bronx Museum 11AM
-Children's Museum (First Friday every Month)
-Historic Richmond Town - 1PM
-International Center for Photography 5PM
-Morgan Library and Museum 7PM
-Museum of Art's and Design 6PM
-Museum of Modern Art 4PM
-Museum of Moving Image 4PM
-New York Aquarium Donation Fridays 3PM
-New York Hall of Science 2PM (Sep-Jun)
-New York Historical Society 6PM
-Noguchi Museum (PWYW First Friday of every Month)
-Neue Gallerie (First Fridays of every Month 6PM)
-Rubin Museum 6PM
-Whitney Museum of American Art Pay-What-You-Wish 6PM
-Yeshiva University Museum - 11AM
-Brooklyn Botanical Gardens 9AM
-Brooklyn Museum (First Saturday of every Month)
-El Museo de Barrio (Third Saturday of every Month)
-Guggenheim Museum Pay-What-You-Wish 5:45PM
-Jewish Museum 11AM
-MoMA PS1 - 12-1PM (PWYW)
-New York Botanical Gardens 9AM
-Wave Hill 9AM

Always Free Museums:

American Folk Art Museum
American Institute of Graphic Arts
Aperture Foundation Gallery
BRIC Rotunda Gallery
The Center for Book Arts
CUE Art Foundation
Hispanic Society of America
Horticultural Society for New York
International Print Center New York
Kentler International Drawing Space
Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
Longwood Art Gallery at Hostos Community College
Museum of American Illustration
Museum of Biblical Art
Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology
National Museum of the American Indian
Queens County Farm Museum (free except during special events)
Taller Boricua
Waterfront Museum

Always PWYW Museums:

Alice Austen House
American Museum of Natural History
Bronx Museum
Brooklyn Museum
The Cloisters
El Museo de Barrio
King Manor Museum
Lefferts Historic House
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum of the City of New York
New York City Police Museum
Old Stone House
Queens Museum of Art
Rose Center for Earth and Space
Sculpture Center
Staten Island Museum
Studio Museum in Harlem

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