9/14 Thursday

Exhibition Opening Reception: Unique Instinct

Thursday, September 14

Join us for the opening reception for Unique Instinct! This exhibition is presented in partnership with ROYAL CANIN® and will run from November 15, 2023 through February 4, 2024. 

Invitation to all exhibition opening receptions is a benefit of Membership at the Individual level and above. Not a Member? Join by November 10 at the Individual level or above to RSVP.  

Light bites and refreshments will be served and festive attire is encouraged. Please note that while we love our furry friends, they are not invited to attend this reception. 

For questions, please email

Members may RSVP at the link below and by using the email associated with their Membership to log-in. 

Member RSVP

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.