BxMA Individual Membership for IDNYC Cardholders 

The Bronx Museum is excited to announce its participation in IDNYC’s fifth year by continuing to provide a free one-year Membership for IDNYC cardholders through December 31, 2020.


Signing up is easy! Simply use the online form (below) or visit the Front Desk during regular hours. Once your application is received, your Membership card will arrive by mail in approximately 1-2 weeks.


Anyone who received an IDNYC card in 2015 - 2019 is eligible to apply. Complimentary Memberships are not available to existing members or to individuals whose membership has lapsed since January 1, 2012. If you have a question about your eligibility, please call the Membership Office at 718-681-6000, x174.



Frequently Asked Questions 

About IDNYC:


What is IDNYC?
IDNYC is a government-issued photo identification card, available to all New York City residents age 14 and older. IDNYC benefits every city resident, including those in the most vulnerable communities: the homeless, youth, the elderly, undocumented immigrants, the formerly incarcerated, and others who may have difficulty obtaining other government-issued ID.


How can I apply for an IDNYC card?
There are 29 Enrollment Centers across all five boroughs where you can apply for your IDNYC card, including three located in the Bronx:


Bronx Business Center - DOF
3030 Third Avenue, 2nd Floor
Bronx, NY 10455
(at E 156th St and Third Ave)
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm


Bronx Library Center - NYPL
310 East Kingsbridge Road
Bronx, NY 10458
(at Kingsbridge and Briggs)
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sun: 12:00pm - 6:00pm


Lincoln Hospital
234 East 149th Street, 2nd Fl (entrance on Morris Ave)
Bronx, NY 10451
(at E 149th St and Morris Ave)
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thu, Fri: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Sat, Sun: 10:00am - 5:00pm


About the Program:


Who is eligible?
Any New York City resident with a valid IDNYC who is not currently a Member of the Museum and who has not been a Member since January 2012 is eligible for complimentary Individual IDNYC Membership.


Where else am I able to obtain complimentary membership?
IDNYC cardholders can receive complimentary membership at 20 cultural institutions in New York City. Please visit the IDNYC website for more information.


How do I get my complimentary Membership at the Bronx Museum?
Once you have received your IDNYC card, you may sign up for Membership at the Visitor Services Desk during regular hours, or online via the form on this page.


What is included in a Bronx Museum Complimentary Individual Membership?
• Personalized membership card
• 10% discount at the Museum Store
• 10% discount at XM Café
• Subscription to Members’ emails with upcoming events
• Invitations to Members-only events, including exhibition previews and curator-led tours
• Priority registration for Family Affair


When does the offer end?
The last day to sign up for a complimentary Membership is December 31, 2018.


Can children redeem Membership?
Children with a valid IDNYC card may redeem complimentary Membership.


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