Visiting the Museum

Admission Fees 

$12 Adults
$8 Seniors (62+)
$4 Children (ages 4 - 12), Free (under 4)
$4 Students with valid photo ID
Members free at all times

Hours & Schedules

Open to the Public
Tuesday - Sunday
11:00 am - 4:45 pm

Exhibition Tours
Tuesday - Sunday, 2:00 pm

Mansion Tours
Saturday, 1:00 pm

Family Tours
Sunday, 1:00 pm

Family Art Activities
Saturday, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday, 1:30 - 4:00 pm

Museum Store
Tuesday - Sunday
11:00 am - 4:30 pm

Closing Dates

During 2018 the Museum will be closed for show change on the following dates:

March 5 -23, 2018
July 9 – 20, 2018
November 5 – 16, 2018

The Museum will be closed to the public for the following holidays:

New Year’s Day
Independence Day
Thanksgiving
Christmas Day

The Museum Closes at 3:00 p.m. on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

Directions

Address

Nassau County Museum of Art is located on Museum Drive in Roslyn Harbor, off of Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) 1/2 mile west of Glen Cove Road.

Nassau County Museum of Art
One Museum Drive
Roslyn Harbor, NY 11576

By Car

Directions

Nassau/Suffolk Counties: take Wantagh or Meadowbrook Parkway north to the Norther State Parkway west

Brooklyn/Queens: Cross Island Parkway to Northern State Parkway east

Via Long Island Expressway or Northern State Parkway exit at Glen Cove Road (#39 on LIE, #31 on Northern). Drive north to the intersection with Route 25A/Northern Boulevard. Turn left (westbound). Continue two blocks to the Museum entrance on the right.

By Train

LIRR Info

Take the Long Island Railroad Oyster Bay line to the Roslyn station or the Port Washington line to the Manhasset station. The museum is a short taxi or Uber/Lyft ride from either station.

By Bus

NICE Bus Info

Nassau County’s N20 bus stops on Northern Boulevard at the entrance to the Museum.

Museum Store

Tuesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 4:30 pm 
Plus, Members receive a 10% discount on Museum Store purchases.

The Museum Store is a premier shopping destination featuring a uniquely curated selection of artful gifts, objets d’art and design concepts inspired by the Museum’s exhibits and permanent collection. We offer an extraordinary variety of jewelry, fashion accessories, home décor, books, stationery, arts and crafts and creative toys and games.

Each and every purchase supports and preserves the Museum’s historic property, nature preserve, permanent art collections and the presentation of exhibitions, school and public programs. Now that the Museum Store has been relocated to the second floor, it is more appealing than ever.

Frequently Asked Questions

May I purchase tickets in advance?

Tickets for programs and events may be purchased in advance. Please visit the Public Programs page. Admission tickets for the Museum exhibits are available in person upon arrival.

Are there dining facilities?

There are no dining facilities at the Museum. Click on the TripAdvisor logo to find restaurants in the area. Snack and beverage vending machines and a seating area are available for visitors.

May I check a suitcase?

No, this is not permitted. Travel luggage, camping backpacks, and garment bags are not permitted in the coatroom.

Do umbrellas, coats, packages, and backpacks need to be checked?

Free self-service checking is provided in the coatroom for the following items which must be left: coats (unless they are going to be worn), packages, umbrellas, and large handbags. 

Are there parking facilities?

Complimentary parking is available on site and a short walk from the Museum buildings. Limited handicap parking is available just past the Museum entrance.
Parking is available at the Manes Center, as well.

May I take photographs?

Still photography without flash for personal use by means of phones, hand-held cameras and tablet devices, is permitted, except for those objects which are explicitly prohibited by notice. Selfie sticks are not permitted. Videography and use of a tripod are not permitted at any time.

Are there guided tours?

The Museum offers both reserved and drop-in guided tours.

Does the Museum offer an audio guide?

We do not at this time offer an audio tour.

Do you rent any spaces for private events?

Certain areas are available for functions.

May I bring a child in a stroller or backpack?

Strollers and child carriers may be used in the galleries

Are you open late any evening?

We do not offer evening hours at this time.

Is there a time I can enter for free or pay what I wish?

Admission for Members is always free! Join today.

Are any items prohibited from being brought into the Museum?

The following items are not permitted: guns, knives, scissors, tools, spray paint, liquids, beverages, or any other object the Museum deems to be a concern.

What time do the galleries close?

Galleries begin to close at 4:45 p.m.

Maps to Download

Sculpture Map
Download PDF
Trail Map
Download PDF
Kids' Sculpture Adventure
Download PDF
Architecture Scavenger Hunt
Download PDF

NASSAU COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART

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Nassau County Museum of Art
One Museum Drive
Roslyn Harbor, NY 11576

ABOUT

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Contact Us

(516) 484-9338

Education & Programs, ext. 12
Facility Rental, ext. 45
Giving & Support, ext. 25
Manes Center, ext. 48
Membership, ext. 23