Madison Square Garden All Access Tour

Explore the world's most famous arena® with an all-access tour of Madison Square Garden®. Discover the home of the Knicks and Rangers with the New York Pass.

The New York Pass Free behind-the-scenes tour of Madison Square Garden Normally $35.00 - Free with New York Pass

Rock stars. Sports Legends. Cultural Icons. And you. The Madison Square Garden All Access Tour™ brings you behind the scenes of The World’s Most Famous Arena® on a 75-minute guided tour. As home to some of New York’s favorite pro sports teams – NBA’s New York Knicks and NHL’s New York Rangers – and host to scores of legendary boxing matches, concerts, and live events, learn what has made The Garden the mecca of sports and entertainment.

Discover exclusive, backstage areas of the arena, hear its nearly 150-year history from an expert tour guide, and experience the excitement of The Garden’s world-class events first-hand through state-of-the-art virtual reality technology. Plus, there’s always a surprise! Will you see the basketball court or the ice? Peek inside a dressing room or take in the view from the luxury suite? Take the tour to find out!


New York Pass Tips

  • Free guided tour of Madison Square Garden.
  • Please present your pass at the MSG Merchandise Store inside MSG’s Chase Square for an admission ticket for the next available tour.
  • During busy months (April – August) MSG highly recommends making a reservation 24 hours in advance at the tour desk.
  • Arrive 10-15 minutes ahead of your tour time. Tour lasts approximately 75 minutes.
  • Tours are given in English. Spanish tours are available daily at 10:15, 12:15 and 2:15.
  • Follow-along guides are also available in 6 different languages upon request.
  • Please visit in advance of your visit for a list of tour closures.
  • Tour content, routes, prices, dates and times are subject to change without notice. Tours are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis and are subject to availability.

Did You Know? - Madison Square Garden Facts

  • In 1972, Elvis Presley made music history by becoming the first entertainer to sell out four consecutive shows at the Garden
  • Billy Joel has played more concerts than any other artist at any other arena in the world
  • The first Muhammad Ali - Joe Frazier bout was held at Madison Square Garden
  • Michael Jordan played his first professional game at the Garden against the Knicks to a standing ovation

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Visiting Madison Square Garden All Access Tour

Visiting Madison Square Garden All Access Tour

  • Madison Square Garden All Access Tour 4 Pennsylvania Plaza (7th Avenue between W. 31st and W. 33rd Streets) New York, NY 10001
  • Closest Subway 34th Street Penn Station / Herald Square
  • Closest Bus Stop See map
  • Big Bus hop on hop off Tour Stops Stop 31 on Uptown route and Stop 4 on Downtown route

Opening Times

  • English tours offered daily from 9:30 am - 3 pm. Tours run every half hour.
  • Spanish tours occur at 10:15 am, 12:15 pm, and 2:15 pm every day. 
  • Please note that tours run from 12:15 pm - 3 pm on Knicks days. 
  • Hours of operation are subject to change on concert days.
  • Call 212.465.6225 in advance to confirm tour hours or check the official site. 

For more information on planned closures, please visit the official attraction page.

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