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Museum of Arts and Design

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All reviews columbus circle gift shop interesting exhibits central park permanent collection on display worth a visit guided tour new york jewelry floor moma docent objects installation nyc artisan
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Picture walking into a colorful, classy, room with a variety of seating arrangements that are all comfortable, conducive to staring at the views inside and outside, talking and hearing each other, and feeling quite beautiful amongst the colors and shapes. Go solo, with a group,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank IlovealaskaManhattan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are quite interested in visual arts and visiting museums. Most of the sparsely displayed items were juvenile and unappealing. There was an abundance of glazed ceramics and other pseudo crafts which we truly didn’t care for. However, there were 4 selections which were highly...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ottawa198
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're lucky enough to be a New Yorker, you can make an appointment for a FREE day at this museum through your library card's Culture Pass! That's what my husband and I did, and we even lucked into a docent-led tour starting just as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ISyzigi
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Had a great visit to the Museum of Arts and Design. It is on the small side but they have a lot of interesting exhibits. Enjoyed the Burke Prize winners. Lots of diversity in their craft and educational. Anne Lindberg's fiber art installation was also...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank metrochica
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Firstly I have to admit that the reason I won’t give 5 stars to this museum was the $15 fee, even though I enjoyed viewing the various exhibitions I felt that it was definitely overpriced. Fairly small museum with gallery spaces on 4 levels, we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank harleymarginwalker
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

This museum may not be as big as others, but the exhibits are interesting and unique. The museum store, downstairs, is expensive but wonderful, carrying many special artsy items. Very nice jewelry. The museum is located in Columbus Circle - which is a great area...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 11 December 2018

The website info made this sound like a really interesting and worthwhile place to visit, with much to see. There are 5 floors and we(myself and 3 others) spent less than an hour, including the gift shop. There were a few items that were worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JohnCG22
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

A range of beautiful, clever, unusual exhibits to look at demonstrating some skilful artisanal work. The section displaying jewellery has some exceptional pieces. There are also things to amuse such as Putins Coronation Crown.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank debrapO6959FH
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

This museum is very small and different than the others. The best bonus is the restaurant “Robert” and the gift shop. Robert is in the top floor and had great views of Central Park and Columbus Circle. Food was very good but it took a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 927hollyg
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Located one block from Columbus circle, this museum is housed in a modern, 6-7 story building. On the top floor, there is a restaurant; however, the day we visited, it was closed for a private function. There is no other place for a beverage or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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