Important: UN Guided Tour tickets must be purchased in advance and tickets are NOT sold on UN premises. A guided tour ticket for visitors is required to enter UN Headquarters during weekdays.
Reservations for Guided Tours can now be booked until 18 September 2014. Please note that the United Nations will be closed from 19 September until 6 October due to the UN General Debate. On 3 September, tickets for 7-31 October will be available.
Guided Tours are 60 minutes in duration and you should arrive at the UN 30 minutes prior to your tour to pass through security screening.
For security reasons, children under 5 years of age are not permitted on tours.
Please dress appropriately for the international diplomatic environment of the United Nations.
Also note that the use of photography (cameras, camera phones) is permitted but not video/audio recording.
Your email confirmation will serve as your ticket. Please print a copy of the email or show it on your smart phone.
If you arrive more than 15 minutes late, your reservation will not be honoured.
All sales are final. There are no refunds.
Individuals and Small Groups (1 to 45 persons)
The following prices are applicable to Guided Tours, additional surcharges may apply.
For Guided Tour tickets:
- Adults $18.00
- Senior Citizens (60 and older) $11.00
- Students (with valid ID) $11.00
- Children (5-12 years old) $9.00
If your group total is 45 persons or less, please purchase tickets through our online ticket vendor at Museumtix.
Tip: If the site does not let you add tickets into your cart, there may not be enough tickets left in the time slot. Please try purchasing tickets for the next available time slot.
A $2.00 convenience fee to each ticket and a $2.00 service fee to each order will be added by our vendor Museumtix.
For more information, see the "General Info" tab at Museumtix.
If you have technical issues regarding on-line ticket purchases, kindly contact Museumtix directly at 1-866-512-6326.
Large Groups (46 persons or more)
If your group total is 46 persons or more, you may directly book a tour with our Group Reservations team.
To book a tour directly with Group Reservations, you are required to purchase tickets by a block (15 persons per block) with a minimum of four (4) blocks. Below is our pricing chart for 15 persons per block:
- Group Tour - Adult $270.00
- Group Tour - Senior (60 years+) $165.00
- Group Tour - Student (13 years+) $172.00
- Group Tour - Child (5-12 years) $153.00
For groups which combine different age categories, the pricing will reflect the majority of participants.
Limited Dates Available
Please note that many dates are already fully booked for Group Reservations, however, individual tickets may still be available online through Museumtix.
September 2014 is fully booked for groups.
As of 3 September, we will be accepting Group Reservations for 7-31 October via the Group Reservations form below only.
Once we identify an available date/time slot and you accept, we will email you an invoice within two business days in order to make payment arrangements.
Payment must be made with a company, organization, or school cheque (no personal cheques), or (international) money order. We do not accept credit cards.
Your payment must be received within 12 business days of the confirmed reservation or your reservation will be cancelled. We strongly suggest that you use a traceable mail service, such as FedEx or USPS Tracking.