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Frick Collection

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Address: 1 E. 70th St., Fifth Ave., New York City, NY 10021-4994
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Henry Frick once resided in this 18th-century French-style mansion; now its...

Henry Frick once resided in this 18th-century French-style mansion; now its the home of his impressive art collection, which includes Titian, Vermeer, Rembrandt, El Greco, Goya, Whistler and more.

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My favorite place in New York

I love small art collections, especially those housed in their original setting and complete with decorative arts. The Frick has a stunning collection! One of my most favorite... read more

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love small art collections, especially those housed in their original setting and complete with decorative arts. The Frick has a stunning collection! One of my most favorite Ingres paintings is there as well as beautiful Hans Holbein portraits. There really are too many great works to name- nothing second rate. Remember children are not allowed, I think the age... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great art collection with a couple of pieces that will take your breath away. The size is so manageable as well. Thoroughly enjoyed out day at the Frick!

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South Amboy, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Frick Collection is a great little museum, you can see it all in about 3 hours. They frequently have visiting paintings so I recommend planning your visit when an interesting piece of art is there. It's a great way to spend an afternoon and the Frick Mansion that houses the collection is absolutely stunning

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was very excited to visit this museum, but I thought it was not worth the hype. Of course, I am not an art connoisseur, but enjoy art. There were a few good pieces. Overall my visit was okay. Perhaps, I would have enjoyed it much better if I went on the free day.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Frick Collection may not be the biggest collection of art in New York City, but the unique nature of the collection makes it well worth visiting, especially for frequent visitors to the city who have 'done' the major museums and who are looking for something different to do. Also smaller museums like the Frick are easier to cover. You... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An excellent place to visit on any trip to NYC. Beautiful setting, not too large and never real crowded. The art is wonderful, and they often have a special showing or collection to view. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to the Frick and we loved it. I don't know if we went on an off day, but there were only one or two other people with us in each room. We were able to get up close to each work of art and the audio guide was really great. Also, make sure you see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Its a weird museum because is a private collection displyed in the owners home, its very representative of a period in northamerica and speaks about the industry leaders of the time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Frick is fantastic. It is a perfect example of the old NY mansions. The exhibits are wonderful! I just LOVE strolling around and taking in all of its beauty! It is FREE every first Friday of the month from 6-9. You can see exhibits and often they have performances of some kind. There is a lot to do if... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We're from Pittsburgh, so this was a must see for us and we thoroughly enjoyed it. You get to enjoy paintings, sculpture, furniture, and all framed in the stunning mansion.

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