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Museum of the City of New York - General Admission

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What to Expect
Visit: Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street at 103rd Street, New York City, NY 10029

The Museum of the City of New York features two ongoing exhibitions--the award-winning New York at Its Core, a three gallery exhibition that explores New York City’s history and future through objects, images, contemporary video, photography, and interactive digital experiences, and Activist New York, an exhibition which seeks to tell the story of activism in the five boroughs past and present. There are also several special exhibitions on view at any one time and the short documentary Timescapes, a multimedia historical storytelling, bringing viewers on a 28 minute journey through 400 years of history. The film runs every 40 minutes and headsets are available in French, Mandarin, and Spanish.
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Departure Point
Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street at 103rd Street, New York City, NY 10029
Departure Time
5/29/2019 - 9/27/2021Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Duration
30m
Inclusions
  • General Admission
  • Timescapes 28-minute documentary
  • All special exhibitions
  • Permanent exhibitions
  • Entry/Admission - Museum of the City of New York
Exclusions
  • Snacks - All Food and Beverages are not included in the price of admission
  • Gift Shop items
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We have visited New York City a number of times and lived there for a couple of years so we are always looking for something new to see and do. If this is your first visit or have limited time in the city, you might want to visit this museum at another time. It is not
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Response from MuseumofCityNY, Public Relations Manager at Museum of the City of New York - General Admission
Responded 1 week ago
We're glad that you visited and found the exhibits interesting! We hope that you come again as we are constantly updating our exhibits!
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We purchased tickets on Groupon, as thought the walk-up price was high. The museum was good, especially the video about the history of the city - it was genuinely fascinating and I would happily watch again!
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Response from MuseumofCityNY, Public Relations Manager at Museum of the City of New York - General Admission
Responded 1 week ago
We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the New York at its Core exhibition! We hope to see you again soon!
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As a city museum, it is very new and clean with decent presentation. Interactive and experiential activities were found. Very informative and not boring at all! I hope I had reserved more time there! Very recommended for people who are interested in knowing New York City deeply.
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Response from MuseumofCityNY, Public Relations Manager at Museum of the City of New York - General Admission
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your feedback. We’re happy that you enjoyed your time at the museum and hope that you visit us again!
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This museum gives first time visitors a fantastic overview of the city of New York as well as providing it's unique history through animation and artifacts. The timescape movie is done very well and is well worth watching. I took my nephew, sister and brother-in-law to the
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Response from MuseumofCityNY, Public Relations Manager at Museum of the City of New York - General Admission
Responded 1 week ago
We are glad that you and your family enjoyed the exhibitions and were able to learn more about the history of New York! We hope that you’ll visit us again!
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Very informative museum and worth a visit. I would recommend watching the half hour ‘timescape’ video prior to seeing the exhibits as it gives a very good overview. I spent the bulk of my time on the first floor on the history of New York. The other exhibits were also very good
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Response from MuseumofCityNY, Public Relations Manager at Museum of the City of New York - General Admission
Responded 1 week ago
We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! We hope to see you again as we are constantly updating our exhibits!
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