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With the health and safety of our community in mind, the Institute's buildings will reopen this fall only to students, faculty, and staff with classes held for students both remotely and in-person. We look forward to continuing a robust public programming schedule online, welcoming participants from around the globe. We encourage you to explore our virtual programming and archive of past lectures.

IFA Coronavirus Information and Resources 

Building Hours

The James B. Duke House

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 6pm
Weekends: Closed

The Stephen Chan House/Conservation Center

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 6pm
Weekends: 10am - 6pm

Please note early closings and holidays below.

Library Hours

The Stephen Chan Library of Fine Arts:
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
The Conservation Center Library:
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Early Closings and Holidays

January 21, 2019, the Institute is closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 18, 2019, the Institute is closed for Presidents' Day
March 18-24, 2019, no classes for Spring Break (the Institute's buildings are open regular hours)
April 21st (Easter Sunday), the Institute's buildings are open regular hours
May 24, 2019, the Institute closes at 4 pm for Memorial Day
May 27, 2019, the Institute is closed for Memorial Day
July 3, 2019, the Institute closes at 4pm for Independence Day
July 4, 2019, the Institute is closed for Independence Day

The Instiute is closed on weekends between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

NYU holiday schedule [opens in new window]

The Institute of Fine Arts

The James B. Duke House
1 East 78th Street
New York, New York 10075
Main number: 212 992 5800
Fax: 212 992 5807
Email: ifa.program@nyu.edu

The Conservation Center

The Stephen Chan House
14 East 78th Street
New York, New York 10075
Main number: 212 992 5848
Fax: 212 992 5851
Email: conservation.program@nyu.edu

Security Desk

Main number: 212 992 5808
NYU Public Safety: 212 998 2222

Staff

A comprehensive directory of the Institute's staff can be found here.

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