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.

Museum of the Dog Featured in Time Out New York

July 17, 2023

Time Out New York profiled the Museum and highlighted our exciting roster of Summer 2023 programs. 

"Amidst the dog days of summer, the AKC Museum of the Dog just announced a slate of events to cool down and have some summertime fun. 

These all-ages activities range from storytime to art classes and more activities that promise a dog-gone good time."

Click here for the full article. 


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.