Visit us At 5th and Market Streets on Independence Mall




Seniors (ages 65 & up)$11
Youth (ages 13-21)$11
Children (ages 12& under)Free
Active Military (with ID)Free*
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Group rates?
Of course, for groups of 15 and more. Just be sure to reserve in advance through our Group Services office, to take advantage of discounted ticket prices and other group options.


*As a Blue Star Museum, we additionally offer free admission to up to 5 immediate family members (spouse or children) of active military personnel from Memorial Day through Labor Day. 

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Hours and Admission

The Museum is located in the heart of Philadelphia’s historic district, on the corner of Fifth and Market Streets, across from Independence Mall and within view of the Liberty Bell. (No coincidence.)

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for a map, directions and public transportation information.

Tuesday to Friday 10:00-5:00*
Saturday & Sunday 10:00-5:30

NMAJH is closed most Mondays, including Federal holidays.

*Beginning on May 7, the Museum will stay open until 8:00pm on Wednesday evenings, throughout the run of Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American.
We are open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President's Day, Independence Day, and Christmas Day.
We hate to turn anyone away (especially you, bubbellah*) but ticket sales and museum entrance cease 30 minutes before closing time. *sweetheart

HOLIDAY CLOSINGS (Sorry, darling)

In addition to most Mondays, we are closed on the following holidays:

        New Year’s Day - January 1, 2014
        Passover (first day) -  April 15, 2014
        Rosh Hashana - September 25 & 26, 2014
        Yom Kippur -  October 4. 2014
        Thanksgiving Day - November 27, 2014

The Museum also closes early (at 3 pm) on the following holiday eves:

        Erev Rosh Hashanah - September 24, 2014
        Erev Yom Kippur - October 3, 2014
        Christmas Eve - December 24, 2014

NMAJH is open on all other Jewish holidays (except if they happen to fall on a Monday). All special holiday openings are listed above.


For other general information, including guided tours, amenities, visitor policies, and FAQs, please click here.