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Executive planner of Estée Lauder, 1974. On loan from the Archives of the Estée Lauder Companies Inc.




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Is advanced registration required?
No, but it is recommended. Programs can sell out quickly. We also recommended reserving in advance for free programs.Online tickets remain available until two hours before the program starts. Remaining tickets will be available for purchase at the door.

For program tickets and reservations, visit Upcoming Events. Print your ticket at home or pick them up at the Museum box office.

Pre-registration is recommended, walk-in availability is not guaranteed. Payment is required at time of registration.
Can no longer attend? Refunds are available up to one week before the program. Tickets are also transferable.

Can I buy tickets in person or over the phone?
Yes, tickets may be purchased at the box office in-person, or by phone at 215-923-3811, during regular Museum hours:
Tuesday-Friday 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 10:00am- 5:30pm

Can I register by email?

No, unfortunately, we can't accept e-mail reservations. Have a question about programs? Email

Will I have access to the Museum galleries and special exhibitions?
If the program is scheduled during Museum hours,yes. However, you will need to purchase an admission ticket in addition to the program ticket. NMAJH Members always receive free admission! Join today

If the program is after Museum hours,the galleries and special exhibitions are closed unless noted in the program description.

When should I arrive?
We recommend that you arrive arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program. This will allow time to check in at the Front Desk, go through security, check your coat, and find a seat.

I have a great idea for a program at NMAJH. Who do I contact?
Please email with a brief description of your proposed program and any links or attachments (such as a press kit) that will help to illustrate your idea. Please Note: Given the high volume of submissions we receive, the review process may take some time. There is a limited number of programs we can accommodate.

What do I need to know about security? What are the regular Museum hours? Where can I park? Can I bring my pet canary?
Oy! So many questions! For additional questions, visit Info and FAQ, e-mail or call 215-923-3811.