Public Programs

Public Programs

The following programs are regular featured events and can be found on each month’s calendar.
Check back at the beginning of each month for the most up-to-date events during your visit!


Children's Programs


Breed of the Month

Each month, the Museum will feature a different breed for visitors to learn about and be inspired by! Fun facts and a drop-in craft are available every day in the library and can be featured on the MoD Community Wall and Instagram (@ArtysMODStudio).


The AKC Museum of the Dog has hours of free content available on the American Kennel Club's YouTube page. Video series inlcude Paws to Read, art and artist spotlights, Arty's Craft Corner, painting demonstrations, and more! 

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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.