Museums in NYC include the Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Museum of Natural History, Museum of Modern Art, Guggenheim and more.

El Museo del Barrio

Art museum
EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ Puerto Rican, Caribbean & Latin American art museum and community center

Jewish Museum

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Museum Mile Festival
Closed Wednesdays
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ Preserves Jewish art and culture

Guggenheim Museum

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Museum Mile Festival
Closed Thursdays
UPPER EAST SIDE ~ One of the world’s great Impressionist, Modern, Post-War & Contemporary collections includes French, Italian, Jewish, Portuguese, Romanian and Spanish artists

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Museum Mile Festival
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ New York’s encyclopedia of art, 5,000 years worth

Africa Center

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Museum Mile Festival
Closed Mondays
African museum
EAST HARLEM ~ Africa and African diaspora policy, business and culture

Morgan Library

MURRAY HILL, Tue-Sun, antique book museum ~ JP Morgan’s home is now a museum of historic manuscripts, early books and old master drawings and prints

American Museum of Natural History

UPPER WEST SIDE, Daily ~ Human cultures, the natural world and the known universe

Brooklyn Museum

PROSPECT PARK, BROOKLYN, Wed-Sun ~ “Life, Death, and Transformation in the Americas” in the Arts of the Americas Galleries contains Brazilian, Colombian, Mexican, Peruvian, and other Pre-Columbian art. Open late on First Saturdays

Whitney Museum of American Art shows art of the United States

Closed Tuesdays
99 Gansevoort St
(at Washington St)
Meatpacking District, Manhattan
Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art

New Museum of Contemporary Art

Closed Mondays
LOWER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ New York City’s contemporary art museum is transforming the Bowery

The Frick Collection of old masters, European sculpture, and decorative arts

1 East 70th St at Fifth Ave
Upper East Side
Closed on Mondays

Met Cloisters is a museum of medieval European art

99 Margaret Corbin Dr
Fort Tryon Park
Washington Heights, Manhattan

National Museum of the American Indian

FINANCIAL DISTRICT, Daily ~ This branch of the Smithsonian does great bilingual exhibitions. FREE

The Drawing Center is New York City’s museum of drawing

35 Wooster St
(between Broome & Grand)
SoHo, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday

Museum of the Moving Image

ASTORIA, QUEENS, Tue-Sun ~ NYC’s museum of Film, TV, & Media

MoMA PS1 is the Museum of Modern Art’s Experimental Space

22-25 Jackson Ave
(between 46th Ave & 46th Rd)
Long Island City, Queens
Closed Tuesday & Wednesday

Bronx Museum of the Arts

CONCOURSE VILLAGE, THE BRONX; Community art museum; Wed-Sun ~ Art associated with The Bronx

MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art

Monday, October 21, 2019
Art museum
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ The world’s most important collection of Modern, Post-War, and Contemporary art and film reopens with exhibitions more inclusive of time, region and gender. ¡Bravo!

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