Visit for Free
One of the many events in the Great Hall during a Free Admission day


There are many ways to visit the Peabody for free or at a discount

The Museum offers free individual admission on Thursday afternoons from 2:00 to 5:00 pm during the months of September to June. 


Admission is free to any individual with a valid Yale ID.


Become a member of the Museum and also receive free admission to more than 300 science museums worldwide.


Check out a Peabody Museum pass at your local library. A Museum pass will give you $5 Off each admission for up to 4 people.  Ask for it at your local library.


The Peabody is a Blue Star Museum. From Memorial Day until Labor Day, Blue Star Museums offer free admission to active duty military, including Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard and Reserve members for up to 5 family members. Click here for more information.


Visit on our special free days. The Museum is free on the Sunday and Monday of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend for the Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Legacy of Environmental and Social Justice, the ¡Fiesta Latina! celebration usually held in October, the Summer's Last Roar celebration usually held on a Saturday in late August and other days throughout the year such as the Citizens Bank Cardholders Day. Check our event listings for specific dates and times.