COVID-19 Information & Updates

Photo of stairs to the New York Transit Museum's platform level with "To All Trains" signage; Photo by Black Paw Photo

To help contain the spread of COVID-19, the New York Transit Museum has temporarily closed and canceled or postponed a number of programs that were scheduled to occur in the coming weeks.

This decision is a proactive measure to prioritize the health and safety of our visitors and team. We will share updates when available on our website at

We encourage you to continue to learn about the rich history of New York City’s mass transit with us on social media at @nytransitmuseum and

Nothing is more important to us than the wellbeing of our community. Thank you for your continued support. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Transit Museum soon!

For additional information and safety guidelines, visit:

Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

New York City Department of Health

New York State Department of Health

This page was updated Monday, March 23rd, 2020.