Hi, we're also available in English.

Hallo, wir sind auch verfügbar in Deutsch.

Hola, también estamos disponibles en Español.

Bonjour, nous sommes également disponibles en Français.

Ciao, siamo disponibili anche in Italiano.

Hey, we zijn ook beschikbaar in het Nederlands.

Olá, também estamos disponíveis em Português.

Show tickets nearby
EN English
USD USD ($)
Customer Service
Change language
English
Deutsch
Español
Français
Italiano
Nederlands
Português
Change currency
AUD ($)
CAD ($)
CHF (Fr)
DKK (kr)
EUR (€)
GBP (£)
NOK (kr)
PLN (zł)
SEK (kr)
USD ($)
Customer Service
Our Customer Service is available 09:00-18:00 (CET) in English, Dutch and Spanish every day.
Phone numbers
For urgent matters please call us.
We respond within one hour during opening hours.
WhatsApp
We respond within 10 minutes during opening hours.
1
Add Tiqets to your contacts. It's a Dutch phone number, so don’t forget to include +31.
2
When you start chatting, please quote your name and order number.

Tickets for Whitney Museum Of American Art

American art from the 20th century to today

Loading booking widget
Overview
Opening hours
Mon, Wed, Thu & Sun: 10:30 AM – 6 PM Fri – Sat: 10:30 AM - 10 PM
Highlights
  • Thank philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney that you can view masterpieces of American art from 1900 to today
  • Delve into the world of the avant-garde with the Andy Warhol Film Project, then rise back up to the present with a panoramic view of New York from one of the Whitney’s many scenic terraces
  • Experience an ‘Alice in Wonderland’ moment when you ride the whimsical elevators. You’ll feel like you’re floating in a giant basket!
Description

In the early 20th century the art world was heavily biased towards European art and older classics. The philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney wasn't having it. She started her own museum devoted to living American artists. It's prospered ever since, becoming a touchstone of artistic achievement of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Still devoted to American art, the Whitney houses 21,000 works by 3,000 artists across many media. You’ll find paintings, sculptures, drawings, videos, photography and new media. We’re not saying you’ll get to feast your eyes on each and every piece, but you will get an insight into how American creative genius has manifested itself from 1900 to today.

Andy Warhol might be the most iconic name among the artists featured, but you’ll also get to meet other 20th century titans such as Jasper Johns, Georgia O’Keefe and Edward Hopper.

In addition to the visionaries of the recent past, the Whitney is still very much dedicated to championing the new. Every two years the Whitney Biennial features the work of young up-and-coming American artists.

Like most New Yorkers, the Whitney has moved around the city, a lot. Its most recent move was in 2015 to a new Downtown building designed by famed architect Renzo Piano. The new building gives the Whitney more space than ever to showcase its massive collection of modern and contemporary American art.

Located on the West side of Manhattan in the Meatpacking district, the Whitney Museum of American Art right off the High Line is the place you’ll meet American genius of the now.

Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905–2016 - Oct 28, 2016 - Feb 5, 2017 | An immersive video installation by artist Hito Steyerl
  • Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney's Collection - Apr 2, 2016 - Feb 12, 2017 | More than 200 works offering new perspectives on one of art's oldest genres
  • Fast Forward: Painting from the 1980s - Jan 27 – May 14, 2017 | Including works by Basquiat and Salle, this is an in-depth look at a fast, colorful and dynamic decade
See more
See less
Ticket
Ticket features
Instant ticket delivery
Smartphone tickets accepted
Skip The Line
How to use your tickets

Show your smartphone ticket at the 'Advanced ticket sales' desk. If you printed your ticket prior to the visit, you can go directly to the entrance.

Venue
Address
Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort St, NY 10014, New York
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Additional info

Opening Hours

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday: 10:30 - 18:00
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Friday and Saturday: 10:30 - 22:00

Getting There

Metro: A, C, E and L to 14th Street.

Reviews
Anne, United States
Jun 22, 2017
Easy process except the Whitney is not yet fully set up for scanning. But they'll get there!
renaud, Belgium
May 28, 2017
Just perfect! a really great and impressive modern art museum.
Amihai, Israel
May 24, 2017
Go to visit Whitney Museum in NYC- High Line.
Use "Tiqets" to buy in advance. Very comfortable!
Jennifer
Nov 9, 2016
Amazing art, especially Julien
Isabelle
Oct 18, 2016
Great, large place, beautiful building, vendors were very hospitable, pleasant
jih chian
Jul 26, 2016
good space,good atmosphere
Terryl
Jul 14, 2016
The Whitney is a visual feast- not just due to the art but the ambiance is the best in New York. Having lunch on the 8th floor terrace -
with all of Manhattan visible - was an breathtaking experience. The exhibitions were educational and stunning. Bravo to all!!
Raanan
Jul 5, 2016
must-see
Judith
Jun 13, 2016
I loved the building itself but was soemwhat disillusionhed by the depressed and morose attitude of much of the art. The restaurant Untiitled was wonderful .. problbly the best part of the day.
Ingrid
May 17, 2016
🌷👍 Perfect from beginning to ens!

Common questions

What do these tickets include?
In general, every ticket includes a single entrance to the venue in combination with other services depending on the product you choose. Please check the 'Tickets' section of the product information to learn more about what is included in these tickets.
Are there special discounts for different age groups/students or teachers?
Discounts for different age groups vary per product. You can find discount related information in the Important information section during checkout. When choosing your tickets, check for ticket types with discounted prices. For example, some products have a ticket type 'Child', which is specifically for children. Remember to bring a valid ID to the venue if you've purchased a discounted ticket.
What payment methods do Tiqets support?
We support popular payment methods used across the globe, notably Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, Alipay and iDeal. Some payment options are specific to the language and currency combination you use when ordering tickets.
Do I have to print these tickets?
Most venues allow you to enter by simply showing your tickets on your smartphone. Very few require printed tickets. See the section titled 'Using these tickets'.