Poster House

Poster House

119 W 23rd Street
New York, NY 

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Thu-Sun 10 am–6 pm Fri 10 am– 9 pm (free admission)

$12/adults, $8/students, seniors & educators, free/ages 18 & under

See vibrant designs from historical and contemporary posters grouped into fascinating exhibitions. Small but packed with lots of color and great graphics.

🎌 Explore the cultural and political shifts within modern Japan through two world wars in addition to rapid industrialization, urbanization, and the rise of mass media in Made in Japan: 20th-Century Poster Art.

🎨 Help color in a detailed wall poster of an NYC neighborhood

🎨 Pick up a scavenger hunt and find interesting items throughout the museum to get a cool prize in the Shop.

⭐️  Each exhibition is accompanied by an Activity Card, developed with visitors ages 5–11 in mind, available at the Info Desk or inside each exhibition free of charge

👶 Strollers welcome; bathrooms on every floor.

🎟  Free admission every Friday.

🍽 The museum’s café offers coffee, tea, other beverages, baked goods, and snacks with indoor seating Friday-Sunday, 11am-5pm. Lots of yummy options at nearby Eataly.

🌳 Down the block from Madison Square Park and lots of cool stores – see our guide to Flatiron.