HOLIDAY HOURS: The Museum is open Thanksgiving weekend Friday – Sunday, 11am – 5pm (November 26, 27 & 28). Proof of vaccination is required for visitors 12 years of age and older under the City of New York’s ‘Key to NYC’ mandate. Face coverings for visitors ages 2 and up are required even if vaccinated. For more information and additional details, see the visit section of our website.

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The Staten Island Museum is grateful for the continued and generous support of our donors and supporters who have brought us to 140 years!

Throughout this unprecedented time, the Staten Island Museum has strived to persevere as a resource for the community and to inspire, educate and uplift our audiences through natural sciences, art and history. Focusing on the future as we celebrate our 140th year, the Staten Island Museum is pursuing new initiatives as a 21st Century museum which include digitizing collections and beginning the planning stages of a new STEAM Education building.

The Staten Island Museum has been here since 1881 and will stand many more decades into the future. We remain a constant presence and mainstay to the community.

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Photo by Christine Cruz

Ways to Support the Museum

Remember your charitable contribution is fully tax-deductible. 

140th Anniversary Campaign

Help us raise $140,000 as we celebrate our 140th year with special membership offers and exclusive gifts!


Your gift is more than a donation but a statement of what you value in Staten Island’s cultural landscape. Make your gift today to help preserve our cultural heritage for years to come. Want to double your impact? Check to see if your employer has a matching gift program.


Join the excitement with your fellow historians, scientists, naturalists, and curiosity seekers and become a member! The Staten Island Museum offers a variety of membership levels. See which one is right for you. Don’t forget to renew your expired memberships to stay connected.

Corporate Memberships

When your corporation or business joins the Staten Island Museum you and your employees will enjoy many benefits offered to individuals throughout the year.

Corporate Sponsorships

Sponsorship of an Exhibition or Event presents the opportunity to strengthen corporate image and enhance visibility while also achieving the highest possible marketing results from sponsorship dollars.