Due to impending inclement weather, the Museum and Bryant Park have made the difficult decision to CANCEL Paws on Parade scheduled for Saturday, September 23rd. We are sorry for any inconvenience.

10/23 Sunday


Sunday, October 23

A day of dog themed, Halloween fun at the Museum! Please note: this event is for humans only.

Join us for spook-takular fun!

Activities include:
- Make your own dog dress up mask
- Scratch art pumpkin drawings
- Guess the treats count contest

And--watch artist Brent Heuser (@brentpumpkins) carve dog art on pumpkins LIVE in our library 1:00-5:00pm!

This event is free for Members and included with general admission.

Out of courtesy to our neighbors, only service dogs and invited demonstration dogs are allowed in the museum.



Service animals are welcome in the museum. The museum entrance is wheelchair accessible via the building’s main plaza on the corner of Park Ave and E 40th Street. Accessible elevators are located on the first floor of the museum to the left of the admissions desk and gift shop. Public restrooms include accessible facilities.

If you have any questions regarding accessibility, please feel free to contact the museum.

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Photography Policy

Non-flash photography is permitted in the Museum for personal (non commercial) use except where noted. Flash photography, videography and tripods are not permitted in the Museum.