Hours and Admissions

Museum Hours

Tuesday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 7pm  —  Extended Hours!
Sunday 10am – 5pm
Monday closed for outreach programs and school groups


Target Free First Friday Nights
On the first Friday of every month admission is free from 5 – 8pm, sponsored by Target.

Museum Store Hours
The CMOM Store is open 11am – Museum closing.

Admission Prices

Children and Adults $11
Seniors $7
Children under 12 months Free
Members Free

Receive 50% off general admission for up to six people through ACM reciprocal membership. Membership card must be presented at admission.

Groups over 15 children must be scheduled through our Guided Group Tours.

Holiday Mondays, Special Open Days

Columbus Day: October 13, 2014
Veterans Day: November 11, 2014
Winter Break: December 24, 2014 - January 5, 2015

Martin Luther King Day, January 19, 2015
Mid-Winter Break: February 16 - 22, 2015
Spring Break: April 3 - 12, 2015
Memorial Day: May 25, 2015
Labor Day: September 1, 2015

CMOM is Closed

Annual Fall Spruce-up: September 8 – 12, 2014
Thanksgiving Day: November 27, 2014
Christmas Day: December 25, 2014
New Year's Day: January 1, 2015

Hours and Admissions

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Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers


Duke Ellington: Big Band Instrument Making , 10:00am

All ages

10am - 4:45pm
Many of the famous pieces of jazz we know today were written by Edward “Duke” Ellington for his Big Band, and for the specific talents of his musicians. Build your own musical instruments just like the ones you hear in Duke Ellington’s music.

Messy with Art: Wet Marker Art, 10:00am

4 & younger

Bubble Party Tuesdays: Laundry Day!, 10:45am

4 & younger

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.

Exploring Science: Does it Dissolve?, 12:00pm

4 & younger

What happens when you mix sugar in water? Watch as grains dissolve and materials melt, when we perform some CMOM experiments!

Mural Wall Painting, 1:45pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Fields of Felt, 2:30pm

4 & younger

Help CMOM educators create a mural made of felt! Add to the mural by making things like mountains, clouds and trees all out of fuzzy felt!   

Skit Scat Stories & Songs!, 3:00pm

All ages

Listen to iconic performances of jazz music and then read books about the ‘Jazz Legends’ who performed them.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories. 

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