IDNYC: Now for New Yorkers 10 and up
The minimum age to apply for an IDNYC card has been lowered to 10 years old.
New Yorkers ages 10 through 13 can now take advantage of IDNYC benefits like free one-year memberships at many cultural institutions, plus discounts on movies, amusement parks, and other entertainment options. Additionally, your IDNYC can be used as a city-wide library card.
New Yorkers age 10 and up are eligible to apply for IDNYC, regardless of their immigration status. Applicants ages 10 through 13 must apply with a Caretaker who will be required to present their own proof of identity worth 3 points, and proof of residency if the applicant lives with them. Applicants must also present their own identity document(s) worth at least two points, at least one of which includes their date of birth (such as a birth certificate). For more information about the documents that IDNYC requires for applicants and Caretakers, refer to our Document Calculator.
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Animal Care Centers of New York City
IDNYC cardholders receive a $25 discount on adoption fees for cats, dogs, guinea pigs, and rabbits at Animal Care Centers of New York City. If the adoption fee is less than $25, the fee will be waived.
Founded in 2010, Brooklyn Grange is the leading rooftop farming and intensive green roofing business in the US, operating the world’s largest rooftop soil farms, located in New York City. Brooklyn Grange promotes sustainable urban living by building green spaces, hosting educational programming and events, and widening access to locally grown produce in New York City communities. Using the code IDNYC cardholders visiting the farm can attend one public tour annually of both farms for free and attend one workshop for free, annually. This offer is limited to items not to exceed the value of $50 and is limited to farm season between May and September.
The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark
The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark is offering IDNYC cardholders a discount of 15% off when booking a room at the Resort 21 to 59 days in advance and a discount of 25% when booking 60 or more days in advance. To take advantage of the Discount, IDNYC cardholders will be required to book the reservation at www.thekartrite.com by selecting "Rate Access/Corporate Code" from the dropdown and entering special rate code "IDNYC" or by calling 844-527-8748 and referencing the IDNYC special. Upon arrival at the Kartrite the IDNYC cardholder will be required to present their IDNYC card to validate the special booked. The IDNYC offer cannot be combined with other packages or specials and is based on availability at time of booking.
Kid-Friendly Museums and Cultural Institutions
Get free one-year memberships from the Brooklyn Children's Museum, the American Museum of Natural History, the Wildlife Conservation Society at the Bronx Zoo (which gives you access to all of the city's zoos), and more.
KidPass is a new kind of monthly membership that allows parents to instantly search and book over 20,000 kids activities including baby music classes, indoor play spaces, swimming lessons, soccer programs, arts & crafts workshops, musuems, camps, family experiences, and more! KidPass is the largest kids activity site in New York City and is used by thousands of parents every day. Get access to the city's best kids programs and drop-in classes with a touch of a button.
IDNYC cardholders get an 80% discount on their first month on the Basic Membership plan.
Discounts are available only to cardholders who are first time KidPass members, and are limited to one redemption per household. To access your membership benefit, go to the KidPass IDNYC page and enter your IDNYC ID to receive a promo code.
Soccer Cric and Waterland FC
Soccer Cric and Waterland FC provide a safe and positive environment for children to develop, learn, and spend quality bonding time with family by making soccer simple, safe, enjoyable, and fun. IDNYC cardholders can receive a 12% discount off any program with Soccer Cric and/or Waterland FC. To receive the discount, please use the discount code: IDNYCDiscount2022%.
Wheel Fun Rentals
Wheel Fun Rentals offers fun and unique bike and boat rentals, designed to move you on land and water and help you explore your surroundings, all across the U.S. IDNYC cardholders can receive a 2nd Hour Free on any non-motorized rental with purchase of a 1st hour at Wheel Fun’s NYC locations in Marine Park, Bensonhurst Park, FDR Boardwalk at Sand Lake, Flushing Meadows Corona Park at David Dinkins Circle, and Flushing Meadows Corona Park on North Meadow Lake. The discount is valid at all times of operation Monday through Friday and before noon on Saturdays and Sundays but is not valid on holidays, holiday weekends, and may not be combined with another discount. Hours of operation vary according to season and will be updated on each location's website linked above. To redeem the discount, cardholders must mention the 2nd Hour Free program and show their IDNYC card at time of purchase. For more information, please visit Wheel Fun’s website.
Wollman Rink NYC
For more than 70 years, Wollman Rink has served as a unique skating and welcoming venue for New York City. Located in the heart of Central Park, the rink is dedicated to advancing all communities through connection and cultural celebration. Present your IDNYC Card at Wollman Rink NYC and receive a $14 admission, skate rental and a hot chocolate. The program is limited to one access per person per month.
Offer can only be redeemed at the Wollman Rink NYC box office. Visit their website: www.wollmanrinknyc.com.
Wollman Rink is located near the southeast corner of Central Park, New York City. Entrance at 59th street and 6th Avenue.