Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
New York, NY 10036
Age recommendation: All Ages
Enjoy the history and magic of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York for free on select Fridays through September. Hours are extended from 5-9 p.m.
On June 24, visitors can explore the museum for free and watch a movie on the flight deck of the historic aircraft carrier located at Pier 86, 46th Street and 12th Avenue at Hudson River Park.
In celebration of the Intrepid Museum’s 40th anniversary, the movie nights will feature classic films also celebrating their 40th anniversary. This month, visitors can enjoy a screening of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial.
Members of the public are invited to bring lawn chairs, picnic baskets and blankets to the museum to view the film, free of charge, on a huge inflatable screen.
Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis and space is limited. Light concessions will be sold on site, and visitors are encouraged to bring their own food and non-alcoholic beverages. Alcohol is not permitted.
The movie will begin at sunset. Doors open at 5 p.m. and close at 8:30 p.m. Entry is not guaranteed and is subject to capacity; doors may close earlier. Intrepid Museum members will receive priority access to the screening.
The museum strives to make all public programs accessible for people with disabilities. The film will be captioned for the hearing impaired.
The bridge will be closed all night and the Space Shuttle Pavilion will close at 8 p.m.