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Book Edge And Intrepid Museum Tickets Now At Just $44 | Save Upto 23%

Edge NYC is the highest observation deck in the Western Hemisphere, while the Intrepid Museum is an American military and maritime history museum.

Both attractions are located just 2 miles apart and seek millions of visitors worldwide.

Booking separate tickets for them will cost you $36 to $40 per attraction for a single person.

However, with this combo of Edge NYC and Intrepid Museum tickets, you can visit both at the cost of one at just $44.

Plus, you can select your preferred date and time.

Also, enjoy a free NYC audio guide and a 10% Discount on other activities and visits in NYC.

Ticket Includes:

  • Intrepid Museum Entry Ticket
  • General Admission for the Edge NYC
  • New York Audio Guide App
  • Additional 10% discount on other attractions

Ticket Price:

Visitor’s AgeTicket Price
Adult ticket (12 to 64 years)$44
Senior ticket (65+ years)$53
Child ticket (5 to 11 years)$43

How to Book this Combo?

Booking this combo is a simple three-step process:

Choose the preferred time: Select the dates and times you want each attraction on the booking website. Also, select the number of tickets you need.

Complete secure payment: Once done, you must complete the secure payment process. 

Receive your tickets: Once payment is processed, you will receive your combo tickets by email. Print out your tickets or save them to your phone before you go!

Know Before You Go:

  • Keep in mind that you should arrive at least 15 minutes early to pass the security checks.
  • An adult must accompany kids under 16 years of age.
  • Large Backpacks, food, water, skateboards etc, are not allowed at the Edge. There is no storage space there.
  • All the bags will be subject to security checks.
  • Both attractions are Wheelchair accessible. At Edge, strollers must be folded on escalators and elevators.
  • Only service animals are allowed at the Edge NYC.
  • Exploring the museum requires walking. So, make sure to wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

Itinerary for Visiting the Edge and Intrepid Musuem in a Day

Here’s our recommended itinerary for visiting them together in a day:

1. Start your day by visiting the Intrepid Museum early in the morning to beat the crowds. Take time to explore the historic aircraft, ships, and space artifacts.

2. After your museum visit, relax and enjoy a lunch at a nearby eatery.

3. Before heading to the Edge, consider spending your afternoon exploring the Hudson Yards surrounding the Edge.

It is a newly developed project with various attractions and shopping places like the High Line Park, Chelsea Market, and the Vessel.

4. As the evening approaches, you can head to the Edge Observation Deck to catch the sunset view and witness the day’s transition into the night from high above.

There is only a timed entrance for the Edge. Once you are in, you can stay longer.

So, we highly recommend you stay at the Edge at night to relax and enjoy stunning views while sipping a glass of wine at the Peak Restaurant and Bar.

What to Expect with Edge NYC and Intrepid Museum Tickets

With these combo tickets, you can visit the attractions in your selected order.

To reach the Edge, you must enter the 30 Hudson Yards Building and head to Level 4, where the entrance to the Edge is located near the Shops and Restaurants.

From there, you can reach up by taking an elevator ride while enjoying a 52-second multimedia presentation on how the Hudson Yards were built.

As you reach the top, you will be amazed by the 360° views of Manhattan from the angled glass walls at 1100 feet.

You can see everything, including famous landmarks like the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, Central Park and more.

Next, at the Interprid Musuem, you can journey through the various historical exhibits in an aircraft carrier standing in the sea.

On the ship’s flight deck, you can see over 20 vintage planes, including the F-14 Tomcat, A-12 Blackbird, the British Airways Concorde and more.

After this, visitors can see and learn more about the science and history of the famous space shuttle Enterprise through various audiovisuals.

This is for those interested in learning more about spaceships. Aircrafts, etc, the museum hosts various educational programs like STEM, Operation Slumber etc.

On a self-guided tour, you can enhance your experience by listening to the free audio guide provided with the combo tickets.

Want to know how to reach the Edge?

Read our article on the best ways to reach Edge NYC, including cost, time taken, route, and additional tips. 

How to Reach from Edge NYC to Intrepid Museum

The Edge NYC Address: 30 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001, United States

Intrepid Museum Address: Pier 86, W 46th St, New York, NY 10036, United States

The Edge is located on the 100th floor of the 30 Hudson Yards Building in the newest development project of Manhattan, Hudson Yards, near the Hudson River.

Intrepid Museum is located at Pier 86 at 46th Street, along the Hudson River on the west side of Manhattan.

Both attractions are just 2 miles (3.2 kms) away.

Visitors can easily reach from the Edge to Intrepid Musuem by bus, car, taxi or on foot.

By Bus:

Cost: $1 to $2
Time taken: 20 to 25 minutes
Buses: M11/M12
Nearby Stop: 10 Av & w 30 St (Edge NYC)  and 12 Av/W 46 St (Intrepid Museum)

Taking a bus is the cheapest, easiest and most convenient way of reaching the Intrepid Musuem from the Edge.

A Bus takes 20 to 25 minutes to cover the distance and costs around $2 to $3.

To take a bus, exit the Edge and walk to any nearby buses stops 10 Av & w 30 St or 12 Av/W 33 St

We recommend taking 10 Av & w 30 St, which is just 0.1 miles away.

From there, you can catch any of the bus M11 to the 10 Av/W 45 St stop, running every 15 minutes.

After getting off at the stop, the museum is 0.4 miles away. You can reach it by walking straight on the 46th street. GET DIRECTIONS

If you plan to go to the other 12 Av/W 33 St stop, you must catch Bus M12 at the 12 Av/W 46 St stop near the museum.

By Car

Time taken: 20 to 25 minutes

1. Exit the Edge and head northeast on 10th Ave toward W 31st St
2. Continue for 1.2 miles before turning left onto W 55th St
3. Turn left onto Hudson River Greenway and continue until you reach the museum on your right.

Kindly note that this road is restricted, and you must find parking options in advance. One such parking garage is Park Right.

You can park there and directly head to the museum.

By Taxi

Cost: Starts at $5 per mile
Time taken: 15 to 20 minutes

A taxi is the fastest way to travel from Edge to Intrepid Musuem. However, it might cost more.

You can either book a taxi online or hail one on the street.

It’s the perfect option for those short on time or looking for convenience.

Taxis are readily available in NYC and cost around $5 and more, depending on the time of the day and the number of people.

By Walk

The Walking distance between the Edge and the Intrepid Museum is just 1.1 miles, making it a convenient option to travel.

If you feel energetic, you can easily walk between them in 20 to 25 minutes, depending on your speed.

To walk from the Edge to the Intrepid Museum:

1. Exit the Edge and turn left onto W 33rd St
2. Take the next right onto NY-9A N/12th Ave
3. Walk for a while and take the next left and then right towards Empire State Trl
4. Continue until you see the Intrepid Museum floating in the water on your left

Edge NYC and Intrepid Museum Opening Hours

Both Edge and Intrepid Musuem open at 10 am.

The Intrepid closes early at 5 pm on weekdays and 6 pm on weekends.

However, the Edge NYC is open till 10 pm, allowing you to enjoy the views from the Edge at Night.

Edge NYCIntrepid Musuem 
Opening HoursDaily, 10 am to 10 pmMon- Fri: 10 am to 5 pm
Sat, Sun, and Holidays: 10 am to 6 pm
Last Entry50 minutes before closing1 hour before closing
Closed OnExtreme Weather ConditionsThanksgiving and Christmas Day
The best time to visitSunset or Early MorningEarly Morning at 10 am

How Long do Edge NYC and Intrepid Museum Take?

Visiting the Edge NYC observation deck typically takes 1 to 2 hours, while the  Intrepid Museum usually takes 2 to 3 hours.

If you plan to visit both the Edge NYC and Intrepid Museum on the same day, you should budget around 3.5 to 5 hours to fully experience both attractions.

This timeframe includes travel time between the two locations and any breaks or leisurely exploration you may wish to do.

About  Edge NYC and Intrepid Museum

Let’s learn more about these attractions :

The Edge NYC

Height: 1,100 feet (340 m)
Observatory: The Edge, 100th floor
Opened On:
11 March, 2020
Architect:
Kohn Pedersen Fox

The Edge is an observation deck suspended mid-air on the 100th floor of the 30 Hudson Yards Building.
It is located at a height of 1,131 feet from the ground level.

The Edge is the highest outdoor observation deck in the Western Hemisphere and the second highest globally.

It has various points providing stunning 360-degree views of the city.

It is well surrounded by glass walls and has glass floors to look down the street.

From the Edge, you can see various famous landmarks, such as the Empire State Building, Central Park, the Statue of Liberty, and more.

For more unobstructed views and adventurous experiences, the Edge also offers City Climb Experience to visitors.

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Established In: 1982
Founder: Michael D. Piccola

Intrepid is an aircraft carrier used during the Mercury and Gemini space missions in the 1960s to bring back spacecraft from the ocean.

It also served in World War II, the Cold War, and the Vietnam War.

Today, a Sea, Air & Space Museum stands in water, also known as a floating museum.

It has three decks, including exhibit halls, a theater, and flight simulators housing the spacecraft, space shuttles and submarines.

One of the most popular exhibits available there is the Space Shuttle Enterprise.

It is one of the six space shuttles, the first to be built for NASA’s Space Shuttle program.

Learn more about what to see at Intrepid Musuem here →

FAQs

How much do the Edge NYC and Intrepid Musuem cost?

If you purchase individual tickets for each attraction separately, it typically costs $36 to $40 per person for each attraction.

However, the combo ticket is priced at just $44 for adults, $53 for seniors, and $43 for children.

Is there a discount available with the combo tickets?

Yes, these combo tickets provide 23% discounted rates on entry compared to booking separate tickets.

In addition to access to the Edge and Intrepid Museum, combo ticket holders can also enjoy a 10% discount on other attractions and activities in NYC.

Can I visit the Edge and Intrepid Museum on different days with the combo ticket?

You can select your preferred date and time for each attraction when booking the combo tickets.

Can I bring a backpack to the Intrepid Museum?

Yes, small backpacks are allowed after a security check. However, you are not allowed to bring large luggage.

Which space shuttle is on Intrepid?

The popular Space Shuttle Enterprise is exhibited at the Intrepid Musuem in NYC.

Featured Image: Edgenyc.com, Intrepidmuseum.org

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