NMAI in New York
Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House
One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004
Hours & Admission
Open 10 AM–5 PM daily, Thursdays to 8 PM. Open 10 AM–5 PM on Thanksgiving; closed on December 25. Admission is free.
The National Museum of the American Indian–New York, is located on the south side of Bowling Green, in lower Manhattan, adjacent to the northeast corner of Battery Park.
4 & 5 trains to Bowling Green
1 train to Rector Street or South Ferry
R (& W on weekdays) train to Whitehall Street
J & Z trains to Broad Street
2 & 3 trains to Wall Street
M5, M15, M20
See the NY MTA for maps and service updates for subways and buses.
Buses may drop off groups at State Street or Whitehall Street. There is no parking at the museum. Public parking options are available nearby.
Visitor Services desks on the Second Floor in the Great Hall provide information on daily tours, programs, and screenings. Public tours for families and adult groups are given daily; please consult the calendar when planning your visit.
The National Museum of the American Indian–New York is accessible to people with disabilities. Groups and those with special needs are asked to use the ground floor entrance to the museum. All exhibitions are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchairs are available free of charge on the ground floor of the museum, and may be obtained on request from the security staff. Additional accessibility services can be provided at no cost, with 2 weeks advance notice. To request accessibility services or for specific accessibility questions, call 212-514-3758 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check the Smithsonian website for the latest on security procedures at Smithsonian museums.