New York City is one of the most visited cities in the world and why? Bustling entertainment, delicious food concepts, the best skyline in the world, and some of the most diverse museums. It's the city that never sleeps. We have compiled a list of the best and coolest museums in New York City so make sure to stop by and see one of the famous art collections, historical exhibits, or mind-bending galleries! 

MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

11 W 53rd St , New York NY, 10019
Founded in 1929 as an educational institution, The Museum of Modern Art is dedicated to being the foremost museum of modern art in the world. The Museum...

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

1071 5th Ave , New York NY, 10128
Frank Lloyd Wright's architectural masterpiece home to a world-renowned collection of modern and contemporary art.

American Museum of Natural History

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200 Central Park W , New York NY, 10024
Since its founding in 1869, the American Museum of Natural History has collected more than 33 million specimens relating to the natural world and human...

Museum of the City of New York

1220 5th Ave at 103rd St, New York NY, 10029
Established in 1923 with the mission to collect, preserve and present pieces related to the original culture and history of New York City. This museum...

The Frick Collection

1 E 70th St , New York NY, 10021
The Frick Collection includes the celebrated NYC museum at 1 East 70th and Fifth and the Art Reference Library at 10 East 71st Street. LIBRARY Hours:...

Brooklyn Museum

200 Eastern Pkwy , Brooklyn NY, 11238
The Brooklyn Museum is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the country. Its world-renowned permanent collections range from ancient Egyptian masterpieces...

New Museum

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235 Bowery , New York NY, 10002
New Art, New Ideas The New Museum is the only museum in New York City exclusively devoted to contemporary art. Found­ed in 1977,...

Whitney Museum of American Art

99 Gansevoort St , New York NY, 10014
The Whitney Museum of American Art houses one of the world's foremost collections of modern and contemporary American art.

Tenement Museum

103 Orchard St , New York NY, 10002
The Tenement Museum tells the true stories of American immigrant families through recreated apartments in a historic tenement building constructed in New...

Museum of the Moving Image

36-01 35th Ave , Astoria NY, 11106
The only U.S. museum devoted to film, television, and digital media. Museum of the Moving Image advances the understanding, enjoyment, and appreciation...

Rubin Museum of Art

150 W 17th St , New York NY, 10011
The Rubin Museum of Art’s immersive environment stimulates learning, promotes understanding, and inspires personal connections to the ideas, cultures,...

The Morgan Library & Museum

225 Madison Avenue , New York NY, 10016
A complex of buildings in the heart of New York City, the Morgan Library & Museum began as the private library of financier Pierpont Morgan, one of the...

Museum of Jewish Heritage

36 Battery Place , New York NY, 10280
The Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is New York’s contribution to the global responsibility to never forget. The Museum...

Museum of Sex

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233 5th Ave , New York NY, 10016
We strive to give reason to emotion and understanding to our impulses. This is not a place for the expected: we are a kunsthalle, a cabinet of curiosities,...