Visit us At 5th and Market Streets on Independence Mall




Adults$15 *
Seniors (65 & up)$13 *
Youth (13-21 or college ID)$13 *
Children (12 & under)Free
Active Military (with ID)Free Blue Star Museum

*Prices slightly lower if tickets purchased online.

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We are proud to participate in the following programs, which increase our accessibility to diverse audiences:

Blue Star Museums Program
Blue Star Museum From Memorial to Labor Days, we additionally offer free admission to immediate family members (spouse or children) of active military personnel.

ACCESS Admission Program
Present your state-issued ACCESS/EBT card (along with valid photo ID) to receive $2 general admission for you and up to 3 family members or friends.

STAMP Teen Program
Any high-school teen living in Philadelphia can sign up here for a free STAMP Pass. Present it to receive free general admission.

If you belong to an Art-Reach member organization, you can book deeply discounted visits to NMAJH directly through them.

Parties of 15 or more are eligible for deeply discounted admission and other group options, when reserved in advance through our Group Services office. 

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. 

Click here for a map, directions and public transportation information.


Tuesday to Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10:00am - 5:30pm

NMAJH is closed Mondays, including most federal holidays, but we are open on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, 
Presidents' Day, Independence Day, and Christmas Day 


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

Rosh HaShanah (first day) - September 21, 2017 
Yom Kippur - September 30, 2017 
Thanksgiving Day - November 23, 2017 
New Year’s Day - January 1, 2018 (a Monday, so we're closed anyway)
Passover (first day) - April 1, 2018

The Museum also closes early (at 3:00pm) on the following holiday eves: 

Erev Rosh HaShanah - September 20, 2017 
Erev Yom Kippur - September 29, 2017

Christmas Eve - December 24, 2017
Erev Passover - March 31, 2018

NMAJH is open on all other Jewish holidays, except if they happen to fall on a Monday.  
Any special openings for federal holidays are listed in the section above.   


We are offering free admission on the following significant dates related to topics or people discussed
in the exhibition:

Thursday, April 6 – America’s entry into WWI in 1917
Wednesday, April 19 – Wake Up America Day, celebrated on Patriots’ Day in 1917 to boost war recruitment
Thursday, May 11 – Irving Berlin’s birthday (his draft card is displayed in the exhibition)
Thursday, June 1 – Louis Brandeis confirmed to the Supreme Court in 1916 (his judicial robes are displayed)
Wednesday, June 14 – Liberty Bell rung on Flag Day in 1917, promoting a national effort to encourage purchase of war bonds
Wednesday, June 28 – Treaty of Versailles signed in 1919, ending WWI

In addition, we will offer free admission on the first Friday of each month, from April-July.

As always, we will also be free on Independence Day, Tuesday, July 4.


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

NMAJH is proud to be part of the Bank of America Museums on Us program. Present your Bank of America® or Merrill Lynch® credit or debit card and a picture ID on the first full weekend of every month for one free general admission. Please note that free admission is limited to the cardholder.