New York City

The Arts

Featured Art Museums/Exhibits

Alice Austen House Museum

At the Alice Austen House Museum, groups will explore Austen’s life history and have the opportunity to study her prolific body of work, as well as contemporary photographs by other artists. 2 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10305. Richmond County. Tel: 718-816-4506. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Bronx Museum of the Arts

1040 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10456. 718-681-6000. With more than 1,000 modern and contemporary artworks in all media by artists of African, Asian, and Latin American ancestry, the Bronx Museum of the Arts is committed to promoting cross-cultural dialogues for diverse audiences. Fee/Free.

Cathedral of St. John the Divine

1047 Amsterdam Avenue at 112th St., New York, NY 10025. 212-932-7347. The Cathedral of St. John the Divine is the largest Gothic Cathedral in the world and is still unfinished. The Public Education Department of the Cathedral offers curriculum based programs that are designed to meet the special needs of your group. Fee/Free.

El Museo del Barrio

1230 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10029. 212-831-7272. The newly reopened museum dedicated to Latin American & Latino Art. Presenting the diversity of art and culture in all of the Caribbean and Latin America. Free/Fee.

Forbes Magazine Galleries

62 5th Avenue (at 12th Street), New York, NY 10011. 212-206-5548. Enjoy over 500 tin, cast iron and paper lithograph toy boats, and soldiers. Fee.

Morris-Jumel Mansion

65 Jumel Terrace, 160th St & Edgecombe Ave., New York, NY 10032. 212-923-8008. Once the headquarters to George Washington, the oldest house in Manhattan is furnished as it would have been in the 18th and 19th centuries. Fee.

Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology

7th Ave. at 27th St., New York, NY 10001. 212-217-4558 (to schedule a tour 212-217-4551). Thousands of designer costumes and accessories, fabrics from around the world, and the work of renowned fashion photographers. Fee/Free.

Museum of Jewish Heritage-
A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

36 Battery Place, New York, NY 10280. 646-437-4304. A Living Memorial to the Holocaust tells the moving story of 20th century Jewish life from the perspective of those who lived it. Fee.

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

11 W. 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019. 212-708-9400. One of the world's finest art museum of modern and contemporary art collections of art, sculpture, photographs, and film. Fee/Free.

Museum of the Moving Image

6-01 35 Ave., Astoria, NY 11106. 718-777-6888. This museum celebrates the history of film, TV, and digital media. See over 1,400 artifacts, from Victorian optical toys to video games, in interactive demonstrations of equipment. Fee.

Socrates Sculpture Park

32-01 Vernon Blvd. at Broadway, Long Island City, NY 11106. 718-956-1819. Presents exhibitions of sculpture and multimedia installations. Fee/Free.