New Museum

Opened in 2007, The Centre for Contemporary Art arose from an initiative of the Director Marcia Tucker, who unfortunately died a year before the opening. The idea is to promote art by linking it with all levels of society and culture. The New Museum of SANAA architects, has become a brilliant place for art and communication.  

Museum of Modern Art

The MoMA "Museum of Modern Art" was founded in 1929, with the goal to be the best Museum for contemporary art in the world. 

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

The Guggenheim Museum is a world famous exhibition hall for modern and contemporary art. The unique building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is already worth a visit.  

Metropolitan Museum of Art

The "Met" has a huge collection from all regions, cultures and centuries. The "Metropolitain Museum" shows religios objects, fashion, photography, armor, paintings and even buildings.

American Museum of Natural History

The American Museum of Natural History impresses with gigantic dinosaur skeletons, huge whales and meteorites. There is also a space show, a 3D movie theatre and exhibitions.  

Museum of the City of New York

If you want to know why New York has become a phenomenal world city, you can immerse yourself into the history of the city. Numerous photographs, objects and documents, from the short but exciting history of New York, tell the story and explain the dynamics of NYC. 

Frick Collection

The museum has the appearance of a French city palace. The works of art are for the most part of European origin. Pictures by François Boucher, Edgar Degas, El Greco, Rembrandt and others are shown in the "Frick Collection". 

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Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum

The "Cooper-Hewitt" National Design Museum has a large collection of drawings, graphics, architectural sketches, fabric patterns and design objects from many eras and different cultures. 

P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center

In a former school in Queens, the MoMA has created a branch to give young artists a creative space. Motto of the "P.S.1" Contemporary Art Center: "The most experimental museum in the world".  

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New York City Guide

Museums Guide New York City

There are countless museums in New York City, the regiopia museums guide presents the most famous museums of the city. The 3 most famous museums are the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art "MoMA" and the Guggenheim Museum.

The "Whitney Museum" has recently moved and is now at the "Highline". 

 

Whitney Museum 

99 Gansevoort St, New York 

http://whitney.org