Starting August 16th, New Yorkers can enroll for a free ID NYC card at the pop-up enrollment center in the Museum of Chinese in America. Residents in any of the five boroughs who are 14 years and older are eligible. IDNYC provides a free one-year membership to 40 cultural institutions (from MOMA, the Bronx Museum of Arts to MOCA and the Natural History Museum) and discounts to certain entertainment and health and fitness centers. Check out a full list of benefits here.
To apply, set up an appointment at www.nyc.gov/IDNYC (walk-ins are not guaranteed) or call 311. The MOCA pop-up is open from August 16th to August 27th with varying hours listed below. Another pop-up at Chatham Square Library is set to open on August 30th until September 17th.
MOCA, 147 Lafayette St. | Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 11 am – 6 pm | Thursday, 12 pm – 8pm | On August 27, the site will close at noon.
Click here for the nearest enrollment center near you.