Guided visits to 101 Spring Street offer visitors direct engagement with Donald Judd’s art and vision. Judd’s formerly private living and working space provides firsthand experience of Judd’s concept of permanent installation in downtown New York.
Advance reservations for guided visits are required.
Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 1:00pm, 3:00pm, and 5:00pm. Saturdays at 11:00am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, and 4:00pm.
Visits run approximately 90 minutes and are led by artist guides.
Each visit can accommodate a maximum of 8 people.
101 Spring Street is closed Martin Luther King Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving weekend, December 24 – January 2.
$24 per person. $11.50 students and seniors, with valid ID. High School students can visit 101 Spring Street for free through the generous support of the New York City Council.
For more information, please contact our ticketing agents at OvationTix: 866.811.4111
All cancelled tickets are automatically released back to our public visit calendar. A previously sold out time slot will appear red to signal available tickets.
By entering 101 Spring Street, visitors agree to abide by the below guidelines to protect the collection.
• Visitors must be accompanied by an artist guide at all times. Please help us preserve Judd’s spaces and collection by not touching the works or objects.
• Visitors must be at least 12 years of age. Infants may accompany their parents but must be held or carried throughout the visit.
• Photography and videography are not permitted on public guided visits of Judd Foundation spaces to preserve the quality of experience for all visitors. Commercial requests should be directed to email@example.com.
• Visitors are required to check all backpacks, purses, totes, packages, laptops, and umbrellas. Coats must be worn or checked. We have a safe location for storage. Luggage and strollers are not permitted.
• Guided visits include walking five flights of stairs. Sensible footwear is recommended.
• Food and beverages are not permitted.
• Cellular phones and other electronic devices must be turned to silent.
• Pets are not permitted but documented service animals are welcome.
Planning your visit
Advance reservations for guided visits are required. Space is limited.
The entrance to 101 Spring Street is located on the Mercer Street side of the building.
Guided visits begin promptly as scheduled. Doors open 15 minutes prior to scheduled visit times. Late arrivals cannot be accommodated once the visit commences.
Admission is non-refundable and may be exchanged based on availability.
Guided visits require visitors to walk five historic staircases with handrails. An elevator is available for visitors who use a mobility aid or otherwise cannot take the stairs. An accessible entrance is located adjacent to the main entrance on Mercer Street. When booking online, please indicate any special needs so we can best accommodate you.
Assistive listening devices with headsets are available by request.
Guided Visits require visitors to walk five historic staircases with handrails. An elevator is available for visitors who use a mobility aid or otherwise cannot take the stairs. An accessible entrance is located adjacent to the main entrance on Mercer Street.
Assistive listening devices with headsets are available upon request.
When booking online please indicate any special needs so we can best accommodate you.
Judd Foundation is pleased to offer a series of Drawing Sessions at 101 Spring Street. These 90 minute sessions bring the practice of sketching back into Judd’s studio for the first time. With Judd Foundation’s Artist Guides on hand to answer questions about the collection, visitor may draw from life or simply draw inspiration from the collection to create new work. Tickets can be purchased through our New York calendar.
Judd Foundation asks that visitors please bring their own dry supplies such as pencils, sharpeners, erasers, graphite, charcoal, paper, sketchbooks, clips and boards (no larger than 20 x 20 inches). Stools, easels, tripods and wet materials (ink pigments, watercolors, etc.) will not be allowed. Judd Foundation will provide cushions or folding chairs for visitors.
Free Artists Tours
Judd Foundation offers free visits to 101 Spring Street for practicing artists in New York City.
If you are an artist living and working in greater New York, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to book your visit. Fridays at 11:00am are reserved for artists. Reservations on public visits Tuesday through Saturday are on a first come, first served basis. Please provide a range of available dates so that we can best serve you.
This program is supported, in part, public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
The Standard is the Official Hotel Partner of Judd Foundation.
101 Spring Street is a part of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Historic Artists’ Homes & Studios (HAHS) program. HAHS is dedicated to helping a national consortium of art-related, affiliated Historic Sites preserve, document and interpret their buildings and collections, which are culturally and geographically diverse.
Judd Foundation is a founding member of the SoHo Arts Network, a working network of art spaces dedicated to celebrating the rich history of SoHo’s unique creative community and to advancing the neighborhood’s continued cultural contributions to the lives of both residents and visitors.