Campus Community

Snug Harbor’s campus is home to a variety of cultural institutions and educational facilities.

Staten Island Museum: Building A
Founded in 1881, the Staten Island Museum, New York City’s only general interest museum, engages visitors with interdisciplinary exhibitions and educational programs that explore the dynamic connections between natural science, art and history based on its diverse collections.

ADMISSION (Suggested):

Adults: $8.00
Students and Seniors: $5.00
Children 2 – 12: $2.00
Museum Members: FREE


Saturday and Sunday, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Staten Island Children’s Museum: Building M
The mission of the Staten Island Children’s Museum is to nurture the creativity and curiosity natural to all children, to recognize and celebrate different learning styles, and to demonstrate vividly that learning can be exciting and fun.


$8 for people 1 year and up
Museum Members: FREE every day
FREE admission 3 – 5 PM every Wednesday
Grandparents FREE all day on Wednesdays


The Staten Island Children’s Museum remains closed to help slow and stall the spread of the Coronavirus.  As a high-touch interactive museum, the SICM is subject to stricter opening protocols than other museums and they are looking at how we can best adhere to the guidelines while offering a vibrant experience to our visitors. Learn more at

The Noble Maritime Collection: Building D
The mission of the Noble Maritime Collection is to preserve and interpret the art, writings, and historical maritime artifacts of the distinguished marine artist, John A. Noble (1913-83) and to continue his legacy of celebrating the people and traditions of the working waterfront of New York Harbor in its collections, exhibitions, and programs.

ADMISSION: By donation; Members and children under 10 admitted free.

HOURSThursday – Sunday 12 – 5 PM

Art Lab: Building H (2nd Floor)
Art Lab’s purpose is to offer Staten Island the best possible and most professional independent school of fine and applied art, and to bring knowledge and appreciation of artistic excellence to the metropolitan community through regular classes, exhibitions, demonstrations, workshops, and lectures.

Administrative Office and Gallery Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Friday – Sunday: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Class rates, times, and session lengths vary–see for details.

Celebrate at Snug Harbor: The Great Hall (Building R)
Celebrate at Snug Harbor is operated by Relish Caterers + Event Planning and is Snug Harbor’s on-site catering facility, managing weddings and other special events.  For inquiries, please contact 718-442-2700 or email

Children’s Harbor Montessori School: Building G (3rd Floor)
Children’s Harbor Montessori School is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. It is chartered as an educational corporation by the NYS Board of Regents, and licensed by the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s Bureau for Child Care. It is also an Associate Member School with the American Montessori Society (AMS).

Staten Island Conservatory of Music: Building F (1st Floor)
The Staten Island Conservatory of Music offers high quality music education to all Staten Island residents, regardless of their age or origin. The Conservatory follows the model of the finest European Conservatories of Music. Our experience in music education is high and so is our expectation.

Snug Harbor is proud to rent studio space to dozens of artists, musicians, and small businesses in our community, including:

Studio Artists

Erin Butler | Linda Butti |  Rosemarie Callahan | Mary Campbell | Lisa Dahl | Joyce Goldstein | Robert Guinta | Griselda Healey | Tom Lynch | Craig Manister | Ann Marie McDonnell | Richard Peare | Mike Smith | Elizabeth Sollazzo | Gayle Tanaka | Martha Trivizas | Sharon Wasserstein

Studio Musicians

Michael Aquino | Christopher Cadawas | Jason Connors | Caroline Cutroneo | Edward DelGaudio | Joseph Farrell | John Huebler | Joe Kusack | Jenno Snyder | Kristin Wallace

Organizations and Small Businesses

Ballet Imagination | Calpulli Mexican Dance Company | Dance Theater of Staten Island | Emma’s Place Staten Island Grief & Loss Center | Molecular Madness | Quest Media | St. Columcille Irish Cultural Center | Sri Lankan Dance Academy | Staten Island Camera Club | Staten Island Children’s Theatre Association | Staten Island Seido Karate | United Activities Unlimited | Zhineng Qigong