Museum Visitor Information

Magazzino Italian Art

Magazzino Italian Art
2700 Route 9
Cold Spring, NY 10516

+1 (845) 666 7202
+1 (845) 666 7203

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 11am – 5pm  
Sunday: 11am – 5pm

Beginning on January 11, the museum and grounds will be open to the public on weekends only, closed Monday through Friday, with holiday exceptions.

Admission is free to the public.

Please note that reservations are required to visit the museum. To make a reservation, click here.

We require all visitors over the age of 12 to provide documentation of vaccination against COVID-19. For more information, click here.

To cancel your visit, please send us an email or give us a call.

By Public Transportation from New York City

Magazzino Italian Art is located a 10-minute drive from the Cold Spring train station, served by Metro-North Railroad trains on the Hudson Line, ending in Poughkeepsie. Travel time is 70 minutes from Grand Central Station.

Shuttle buses are provided to and from the Cold Spring train station by Magazzino Italian Art. The shuttle bus stops in the parking lot of the Cold Spring train station every hour beginning at 11:00am until 3:00pm to coincide with the trains arriving from Grand Central Station. The shuttle driver will wait for delayed trains. Upon leaving the train, the parking lot can be reached by crossing the footbridge. Return trips leave at 12:45pm, 1:45pm, 2:45pm, 3:45pm, and 4:45pm from Magazzino Italian Art to coincide with arriving trains.

You can also use your preferred ridesharing app to coordinate a drop off to the museum. You can arrange your ride from the train station to the museum in advance as there is a limited availability of car hires in the area. We recommend calling ahead to the following Cold Spring taxi service: Alleys Way Car Service +1 845 265 8294.

Link to Metro-North

By Car from New York City

Take the Upper Level of the George Washington Bridge, New Jersey-bound. Take first right off the bridge onto Palisades Parkway North. After Exit 17 keep right onto US-6 toward Bear Mountain Bridge. Go over the bridge. At the end of the bridge, turn left onto Route 9D North to Putnam 11, also known as "Snake Hill Road". Turn right on Putnam 11 and continue to the intersection with Route 9. Turn left and follow Route 9 North for 3.5 miles (5.6 km - approx. 4 min). Magazzino Italian Art will be on your right.

Travel time is approximately 80 minutes. Distance from New York City to Cold Spring is 58 miles.

​Parking is available at the museum. There are designated accessible parking spaces, noted with signage, available for use.  

The museum building is ADA compliant and wheelchair accessible. If you have specific questions about accessing areas of the museum premises, please reach out to

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Visitor Information 

At Magazzino Italian Art, the safety of our visitors, staff and community is our top priority. We ask that all visitors abide by the safety protocols to ensure the health and safety of all persons at the museum. Beginning on Thursday, August 26, 2021, we will require all visitors over the age of 12 to provide documentation of vaccination against COVID-19.

Here is what you can expect during your visit.

Reservations are required to visit the museum and can be made at the link here. If you have any questions or difficulty, please contact

When planning your visit, please note: 

  • We ask that all reservations include a maximum of six guests. 
  • Unfortunately, we are not able to host large groups or guided visits or tours at this time, but we will keep you informed on this policy as possible. 
  • In accordance with social distancing and health protocols, we must limit museum visits to 90 minutes.
  • Reservations are not required to visit the outdoor grounds around the museum building. 
  • If any of the below statements apply to you at the time of your visit, we ask that you please reschedule your reservation for a later date: 
  1. You are currently experiencing, or have in the last 14 days experienced or displayed, symptoms including: an elevated temperature or fever of 100.4 F or higher, cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, fatigue, loss of smell or taste, persistent headaches.
  2. You have been in close contact with anyone who in the last 14 days has either confirmed or is suspected of being infected with COVID-19.

For more information on what you can expect before, during, and at the end of your visit to Magazzino Italian Art, please review the museum’s Safety Protocols at the page linked here.

We look forward to welcoming you to Magazzino Italian Art soon!