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TRANSIT MUSEUM DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN

The Transit Museum is located in a decommissioned subway station at the corner of Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street in Downtown Brooklyn and accessible by over 20 bus and subway lines. The entrance to the Museum is down two flights of stairs. A second, wheelchair-accessible entrance is located on the corner of Schermerhorn and Court Streets.

Hours
Tuesday-Friday: 10am – 4pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 5pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays
The Transit Museum in Downtown Brooklyn will be closed Sunday, December 25  through Monday, December 26 and Sunday, January 1 through Monday, January 2. 

Admission
Adults $10
Children (2-17) $5
Seniors 62+ $5, free on Wednesdays
Museum Members free

* The Transit Museum offers free admission to MTA employees, Cool Culture Family Pass holders, and active duty military personnel, as well as to members of institutions worldwide that participate in the ASTC and Time Travelers programs.

* Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

* Please note that the Transit Museum is located in a historic decommissioned subway station and only some areas have a controlled climate.

* Photography and video recording are permitted at the Transit Museum. However, tripods, stands, selfie sticks, and external lights may not be used.  All photographs taken are for personal use only and permission to photograph may be revoked at any time.

 

 

GRAND CENTRAL GALLERY ANNEX & STORE

Don’t miss our Gallery Annex of rotating exhibits and retail store in Grand Central Terminal! Located just off the Main Concourse in the Shuttle Passage, adjacent to the Station Masters’ Office. The Terminal’s Main Concourse is accessible by wheelchair from both Lexington Avenue and 42nd Street. It is not accessible from Vanderbilt Avenue.

Hours
Monday – Friday: 8am – 8pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am – 6pm
The Grand Central Gallery Annex & Store will be closed from 5pm on Saturday, December 24 through Sunday, December 25 and from 5pm on Saturday, December 31 through Sunday, January 1.

Admission
Free


Accessibility

Accessibility

The Transit Museum in Downtown Brooklyn and the Transit Museum Gallery Annex & Store at Grand Central terminal are wheelchair accessible.
Learn

Learn

Explore the history, technology, and future of the city’s transit system with our expert staff of skilled educators.
Nearby Dining

Nearby Dining

We're proud of the neighboring businesses whose support the Museum helps us offer FREE weekend programs. Support the merchants who support our free workshops. Tell them the Transit Museum sent you!

Accessibility

The Transit Museum in Downtown Brooklyn and the Transit Museum Gallery Annex & Store at Grand Central terminal are wheelchair accessible.

Old City Hall Station

Find out how to get tickets for an upcoming tour of Old City Hall Station!

Become a Member

Membership is the best way to enjoy everything the Transit Museum has to offer! Museum members receive free or discounted access to exhibits, programs and special events.

Coming Up:

Sat 28

Jewel in the Crown: Old City Hall Station

Saturday, January 28 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sat 28

Jewel in the Crown: Old City Hall Station

Saturday, January 28 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Feb 12

Jewel in the Crown: Old City Hall Station

Sunday, February 12 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

For Families:

Thu 19

Transit Tots

Thursday, January 19 | 10:15 am - 11:00 am
Sat 21

FIX AND FORTIFY

Saturday, January 21 | 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Sat 21

NYTM Train Operators Workshop

Saturday, January 21 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Museum Highlights Tour:

Sat 21

Museum Highlights

Saturday, January 21 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sat 21

Museum Highlights

Saturday, January 21 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm