If you ever wanted to be an astronaut or navy commander, the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and Space Shuttle is for you.

Visit The Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum with your New York Explorer Pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • Entry to the museum and its permanent exhibits included 
  • See four different vessels on display
  • Your New York Explorer Pass also gives you access to many more attractions in New York, so don't forget to check them out too

You’ll learn all about American military and maritime history through the unique exhibits which are located in an actual aircraft carrier called Intrepid.

Hours of Operation

April 1-October 31:
Monday-Friday, 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday, Sunday and holidays, 10:00 am-6:00 pm

November 1-March 31:
Daily, 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Closings & Holidays

Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.

Know before you go

Getting In: Present your New York Explorer Pass at the admissions counter for entry.

Getting there

Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum and Space Shuttle

US, NY, New York, 10036, Pier 86, One Intrepid Square, W 46th Street and 12th Avenue,


Pier 86, One Intrepid Square, W 46th Street and 12th Avenue,
New York, NY 10036
United States

Closest Subway Stop

A, C, E, 1, 2, 3, N, Q, R, 7 or S trains to 42nd Street. Then walk west to the Hudson River (12th Ave) and walk 4 blocks north to Intrepid.

Closest Bus Stop

Take the M42 (42nd St) or M50 (50th St) cross-town buses west to 12th Ave and the Hudson River. Intrepid is a short walk north from the M42 bus stop. The M50 bus drops off in front of the Intrepid.