Visit one of Staten Island's cultural gems and find exciting exhibits displaying the arts and science at the Staten Island Museum.

Also known as the Staten Island Institute of Arts & Sciences, the Staten Island Museum holds an impressive collection of historic artifacts, fine art works and elements of natural sciences. Many artifacts held inside of the museum can be dated back to contemporary and ancient time periods. In addition to the museum's permanent collection, they also showcase artifacts that teach about the many species of the world and the history of Staten Island.

Please note: The last entry to the museum's gallery is at 4:45 pm


Natural Science
Staten Island Museum also holds a collection that fully depicts the changing biodiversity in New York with the use of specimens such as birds, mammals, fish and reptiles preserved in alcohol.

How To Get There

  • M1, M6, M15 to Staten Island Terminal, and then S40 to Snug Harbor Shop

  • S40, S42, S44, S46, S48, S51, S52, S61, S62, S66, S67, S74, S76, S78, S90, S91, S92, S94, S96 and S98 to Staten Island Terminal.

Make The Most of Your New York Pass

- Admission to the Staten Island Museum is normally $8.

- The New York Pass grants you free entry to the Staten Island Museum plus over 100 attractions in New York City.

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Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11am - 5pm
Thursday 11am - 5pm
Friday 11am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm
Last Admission: The last admission for the museum's gallery is at 4:45 pm


Closed on New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

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1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301 (Building A)


(718) 727-1135