On the first Thursday of each month, the Museum stays open late – and admission is FREE. Enjoy the Museum's Great Gallery, Personal Courage Wing, Simonyi Space Gallery, Aviation Pavilion and more from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM.

The Museum Store and Café also remain open for extended hours.

Reservations are not required. Arrive anytime* between 5:00 PM and 9:00 PM and our Visitor Services team will check you in.

*If you arrive any time before 5:00 PM, you will need to purchase admission.