Your New York Explorer Pass includes

  • 45-minute virtual journey into the ocean
  • An above-water experience with exhibits, displays, and holograms

Travel to the depths of the Pacific Ocean without getting wet on the National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odessey. Measuring 60,000 square feet, this first-of-its-kind interactive cinematic experience was created by a team of Academy, Grammy®, and Emmy® award-winning artists.

Hours of Operation

Sunday-Thursday, 10AM-9PM
Friday and Saturday, 10AM-10PM
Last ticket sold one hour prior to closing
(May occasionally be closed for private events or technology installations.)

Know before you go

Getting In: Present your pass at the Box Office located at the bottom of the escalator. You will receive a ticket for the next available entry time.

Please Note: All tickets have a reserved entry time. When you arrive, you will receive admission from your pass for the next available entry time. This is a walk-through experience and lasts approximately 90 minutes.

Getting there

National Geographic Encounter - Ocean Odyssey

US, NY, New York, 10036, 226 W 44th Street (between 7th & 8th Avenues) (Take the escalator down to the box office)

Address

226 W 44th Street (between 7th & 8th Avenues) (Take the escalator down to the box office)
New York, NY 10036
United States

Closest Subway Stop

1, 2, 3, 7, N, Q, R, or S trains to 42nd Street /Times Square station; B, D, F, or M trains to 42nd Street/Bryant Park station; Or A, C, and E trains to 42nd Street / Port Authority station.