Your New York Explorer Pass includes

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

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

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.

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.

For more information, visit the National Geographic Encounter website.

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.