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Whitney Museum of American Art

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The Whitney Museum of American Art is the world's leading museum of 20th-century and contemporary art of the United States. Focusing particularly on works by living artists, the Whitney is celebrated for presenting important exhibitions and for its renowned collection, which comprises over 21,000 works by more than 3,000 artists. With a history of exhibiting the most promising and influential artists and provoking intense debate, the Whitney Biennial, the museum's signature exhibition, has become the most important survey of the state of contemporary art in the United States.

General
  • Days Closed:
    • Tue
  • Direct Ticketing Link: Visit Link
  • Kid Friendly:
  • Senior Citizen Discounts:
  • WiFi - Free:
  • Accessibility URL 1: Visit Link
Accessibility
  • Accessibility URL: https://whitney.org/Visit/Access
  • Braille: Yes
  • Large Print: Yes
  • Open Captioned and/or Closed Captioned: Yes
  • Sign Language Interpretation: Yes
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Business Continuity
  • Gift Cards Available for Purchase:
    • Online
    • N/A
  • Re-Opening Status: Open - Limited Service/Capacity
  • Stay Well NYC Pledge: Yes
  • Health Related Staff Training:
  • Health Screening Required-Staff:
  • Masks Provided:
  • CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures:
  • Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations:
  • Limited Elevator Occupancy:
  • Mobile Payments Accepted:
  • No Contact Services:
  • Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers:
  • Ticketing: Both Timed Ticketing & Walk-Ups
  • Outdoor Dining:
  • Takeout Available:
Facility Info
  • Largest Room 6200
  • Total Sq. Ft. 17407
  • Reception Capacity 500
  • Theatre Capacity 450
  • Audio/Visual Services
  • Catering - In House
  • Catering - Service Area/Kitchen
  • # of Private Rooms 4
  • Stage
  • Banquet Capacity 350
  • Classroom Capacity 180