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Admission Tickets

Come Anytime or Reserve Your Ticket in Advance

We are looking forward to seeing you at Wave Hill! We encourage advance admission reservations, but walk-in visitors are welcome.

Tickets become available each Monday for that week's reservations. We are not issuing timed tickets, so you aren't restricted to a specific time slot. Your ticket is valid from 10AM to 5:30PM on the date of your reservation. Admission is free on Thursdays.

Proof of Vaccination and ID Requirements
New York City is now requiring all visitors age 12 and older to show proof they have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine to enter. All visitors age 18 and older must also show a valid photo ID. Read more details on the mandate at

Proof of vaccination includes:

  • CDC Vaccination Card (or photo)
  • NYC COVID Safe App
  • New York State Excelsior Pass
  • NYC Vaccination Record
  • An official immunization record from outside NYC or the US

Valid ID includes your name accompanied by a photograph OR your date of birth and includes:

  • Driver’s license
  • Government ID card
  • IDNYC card
  • Passport
  • School ID card

Reserve Tickets
If you wish to do so, you may reserve admission online or by calling 718.549.3200, and bring your printed ticket(s) or have them available on your mobile device for check-in.

Members may reserve admission tickets before the general public every Friday for the next week. Members must create an account and be logged in when reserving tickets. Your free admission status will then appear in your cart.

Please review Know Before You Go for reopening guidelines designed to keep all of us safe and well.

Visitor Information

Tue-Sun 10AM-5:30PM

Last admission at 5PM
Grounds close at 5:15PM

4900 Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY

Adults - $10
Students & Seniors 65+ - $6
Children 6+ - $4
Wave Hill Members - Free
Corporate Members - Free

Admission is free on Thursdays

Members - $10
Non-Members - $13

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Know Before You Go

Please take note of our new guidelines to ensure everyone's safety and help protect Wave Hill's living collection

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Getting Here

It’s easy to get here by bus, car, subway or Metro-North

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