National Museum of the American Indian George Gustav Heye Center
The New York Museum presents the lifeways and traditions of Native people
throughout the hemisphere through an active schedule of exhibitions, family
programs, performances and film screenings.
Highlights The Diker Pavilion of Native Arts and Cultures,
daily film screenings, Resource Center and numerous public programs throughout
U.S. Custom House
One Bowling Green
New York, NY
Subway Eastside IRT: 4 and 5 trains to Bowling Green.Bus
M1 - South Ferry; M6 M15 - South Ferry.
ElevatorsThe elevator is just beyond the ground floor entrance.
Public Programs and toursThe Smithsonian provides a number of access services for public programs, to request service such as an interpreted or tactile tour please contact the museum at 212-514-3758 or email the museum preferably 2 weeks in advance of program.
Admission is FREEHours
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily; Thursdays until 8 p.m.
Closed December 25
The National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center, is located at One Bowling Green adjacent to the northeast corner of Battery Park, New York, New York. (Map)
There is no parking at the Museum. There are nearby parking garages on Second Place, Third Place, and West Thames—three northwest blocks from the Museum.
EntranceThe ground floor entrance is accessible. Manual Wheelchairs are available at the Security Desk. ID is required to borrow a wheelchair.
BathroomsAccessible bathrooms are on the second floor in the west and east galleries.