Guide to the Best New York Museums
American Museum of Natural History Dinosaur Photo Gallery
Visit the dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History. New York kids and visitors from around the world love our city's resident dinosaurs.
Rose Center for Earth and Space and Hayden Planetarium
Explore the universe at the Rose Center for Earth and Space and Hayden Planetarium. Learn about your home planet and the mysteries of space, then enter the giant sphere to experience Hayden Planetarium and see the stars all around you.
American Museum of Natural History and Hayden Planetarium Photos
See photos of the American Museum of Natural History and Hayden Planetarium. See the dinosaurs, the blue whale, the sphere of the Rose Center for Earth and Space, and more
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Stop by the Museum of Modern Art and view modern and contemporary works by world-renowned artists. Explore the spacious new facility and find painting and sculpture galleries, photography exhibits, and daily film programs in the museum’s theaters.
Photos of the Guggenheim Museum in Manhattan - a world-famous collection of art housed in a distinctive structure designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
What to See at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Stop by the Museum of Modern Art and view modern and contemporary works by world-renowned artists. See works by Van Gogh, Monet, Matisse, Dali, Warhol, Pollock, Johns, and more.
New York Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
Visit MoMA in its new home -- a 630,000 s.f. facility designed by Japanese architect Yoshio Taniguchi. View masterworks by artists including Cezanne and van Gogh. Check out upcoming exhibitions.
Cool Museums in Manhattan
Museum Mile isn’t Manhattan’s only art and culture hot spot. Check out some of these alternative museums featuring some of Manhattan’s most outrageous and fascinating exhibits and collections.
Whitney Museum of American Art
The Whitney Museum of American Art boasts one of the world's foremost collections of 20th American art. All New Yorkers should visit to see works by Hopper, de Kooning, Rothko, O'Keefe, and many other artists.
Lower East Side Tenement Museum -- Take A Trip Back In Time
Experience life in the Lowe East Side tenements through exhibits in three buildings on Orchard Street. The Museum has carefully restored apartments to depict the stories of Lower East Side immigrant families from the 1870s to the 1930s. Historical walking tours of the neighborhood and educational programs are also offered.
Treasury of NYC History -- Museum of the City of New York
Explore NYC history at the Musuem of the City of New York. With more than 1.5 million paintings, photographs, and other artifacts, the Museum offers fascinating looks at Manhattan's past. Current exhibitions include Glamour, New York Style (an exhibition of NY high fashion going back to 1883) and El Barrio: Puerto Rican New York.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Met is one of the world's greatest museums. Don't take it for granted just because it's in our backyard. Check the web site for upcoming events and special exhibitions.