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Queens Museum

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Housed in the historic New York City Building, this museum features modern and contemporary works designed to enrich peoples' appreciation and enjoyment of the fine arts through changing exhibitions, films, family workshops, lectures and...more
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Meridien Road, New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, NY 11368
+1 718-592-9700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the Tiffany lamp collection was very nice, my feeling is that the star of the museum is the panoramic map of the five boroughs. It was so interesting to see it in person, because I had seen snippets of it in the movie The...More

Thank LoriH438
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Panorama is very nice and the room with the stain glass display is fabulous. There is a lot of construction, however.

Thank Charlise M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum itself would be a two without this exhibit. When I was there pretty much everything, except this panorama, was closed and it looked more like a cool event space. Admission is a suggested 8$. The panorama is awesome, especially if you live in...More

Thank Ellen28
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This is a good place to go if you’re in the area. The panorama is really cool and fun to really study. Otherwise there isn’t much to look at.

Thank klvoigt
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I had read about the Panorama of New York in a book and was keen to visit. Sadly the other parts of this handsome museum were closed off for remodelling when I visited, but the panorama was still available. What a work of art. The...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

I spent my whole afternoon with all the inspiring arts in here. Staffs are very friendly and the space is great. It's not close from the subway though.

Thank Pei-Pei L
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I found the museum to be surprisingly interesting, covering a wide range of artists as well as art styles. Located in the middle of the beautiful Flushing Corona park, it provides a sense of harmony and incentivizes an initiative to learn all about the expositions,...More

Thank mpx2009
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Stopped by for a visit while on vacation in New York. There are many interesting displays to enjoy but the model of New York was by far my favorite.

Thank Will K
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The NYC Panorama, every building in the city, is a unique experience. Use the internet to find hours, days open, and current exhibits.

Thank ArtyForestHills
Reviewed 26 April 2018

My husband and I came here while visiting Flushing Meadows Park mainly to see the small scale replica of all 5 boroughs housed in the museum. The museum is very beautiful itself: very clean lines, bright space, really showcasing the art it is housing. The...More

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15 July 2018|
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Response from ArtyForestHills | Reviewed this property |
Why would you when the train stops a few hundred years from the museum?
7 October 2017|
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Response from 1AnnieEliza | Reviewed this property |
I'd say two hours is plenty, unless you have a lot of interest in a particular exhibit. Be sure to visit the funky little gift shop--lots of great stuff.