Admission and Accessibility

    Exhibition Hours

    In keeping with the recommendations of the CDC and WHO, SculptureCenter is temporarily closed. For inquiries, please email staff or and someone will respond as soon as possible.

    Regular Hours

    Thursday - Monday, 11am - 6pm
    Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays

    Extended Hours

    SculptureCenter has extended hours until 8pm on the third Thursday of each month while exhibitions are open with a tour available at 7pm.

    Our upcoming extended evenings are March 19.


    There is a $10 suggested contribution for entry, $5 for students.

    SculptureCenter also participates in a number of free access programs including IDNYC, Culture Pass, Blue Star Museums, and free admission for visitors with disabilities and a person accompanying them.

    We request advance reservations for groups of 10 or more people. For group rates and tour information, please visit this page and contact or 718.361.1750.

    Visiting SculptureCenter

    Public Transportation

    The closest subway stations are Court Square (E, M, G, 7), Queens Plaza (E, M, R), and Queensboro Plaza (7, N, W). The closest ADA accessible subway stations are the E/M/R at Queens Plaza and the 7 at Court Sq. B62, Q39, Q67, and Q100 buses equipped with wheelchair lifts stop between 44th Drive and Orchard Street on Jackson Avenue. More information about accessible public transit is available here.

    For Visitors with Limited Mobility

    SculptureCenter is accessible via the main entrance located on Purves Street.

    A standard wheelchair is available from the Visitor Service desk on a first-come, first-served basis.

    The elevator is located in the lobby. Both the ground floor and lower level are accessible for people using mobility aids or those who prefer to avoid stairs.

    For Visitors who Have Low Vision

    Large print gallery guides and floor maps are available at the Visitor Services desk.

    Lighting levels in the galleries may be low depending on the requirements of the artwork display.


    All public restrooms are single user/all-gender and are accessible facilities.

    Service Animals

    Service animals on a leash are welcome. Other animals are not permitted.

    For Visitors Who Are Deaf or Have Hearing Loss

    American Sign Language interpretation is available for most public programs with at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact or call 718.361.1750.

    Gallery Polices


    SculptureCenter allows photography so that visitors can document and share their experiences. We do not allow photography that we deem disrespectful to our exhibitions or to our function as a place that showcases the work of contemporary artists.

    Photography must be for personal, noncommercial use only. Professional cameras, tripods, and extension poles are not permitted. Video and the use of flash is not allowed. Photoshoots of any kind are prohibited. At all times, please move with consideration to fellow visitors and with respect to the artwork on view.

    Personal Belongings

    Backpacks, suitcases, or large bags are not permitted in the galleries. Coat hooks and limited storage shelves are available at the Visitor Services desk for personal belongings.

    Art Supplies

    Sketching with pencils and small notepads is allowed, but the use of pens, easels, or paints is not permitted.