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Brooklyn Museum

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The Brooklyn Museum is one of the largest art museums in the United States and one of the premier art institutions in the world.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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200 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11238-6099
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited this museum on the first weekend of the month so first of all it was free to get in. We did however provide a small donation. I honestly do not know where to begin. There where so many diverse pieces of art from...More

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Four of us went to see "Art in the Age of Black Power", a visiting exhibit from the Tate in London, which sprawls on two floors and is almost too much to take in during a single visit. We were happy to rest and refresh...More

Thank GailDP-LosAngeles
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing exhibit on feminist issues. Also enjoyed an exhibit on the color blue which partnered with a piece at the New Museum.

Thank petriefishman
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there just because I was the area, with no expectations at all. It is an amazing art museum - pay as you wnat - with a particular centre for feminist art which was the best surprise on my trip to New York.

Thank Teteferreira
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were delighted by this ecclectic and significant collection of art, furniture and Egyptian artifacts... including mummies!

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Brooklyn Museum on a whim and it was a couple hours well spent! We thoroughly enjoyed the Egyptian portion of the museum and the beauty of the building itself. It wasn’t a very busy day as it was a Wednesday so we...More

Thank Yeleny S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is in a great location, easy to get to via subway. The permanent collection is large, but not overwhelming. If it you aren't interested in the special exhibits - I'd give it a five. See below. The David Bowie exhibit was too crowded...More

Thank jenniferrusk501
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

really great museum in its own right but also gets some of the best event exhibitions. Make the most of brooklyn eateries and vibe.

Thank CCMOSMAN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Middle East antiquities collection is great and well presented, but also nice is the collection of chairs. The Schenck house gives a nice impression about the living in the 17th century.

Thank Kees v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having visited lots of museums in NYC, I really appreciated how Brooklyn Museum engages with its patrons by letting them ask questions through an app, very cool idea and it worked really well. They had some very cool exhibitions, was disappointed that we did not...More

Thank Becky I
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Martinirish4
7 July 2018|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
We went in the week rather than a Saturday and even then we could only book a slot some 2 hours later. We went to other exhibits first then enjoyed the snack bar but there is a classy restaurant too. Get there when it opens... More
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Martinirish4
7 July 2018|
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Response from ELAINE D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure ... we didn’t have advance tickets. We did walk-up tickets, arrived at noon & just barely got 3 of the last tickets for last showing at 5pm
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SeaDart23
25 June 2018|
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Response from jen1105 | Reviewed this property |
I can only base on my experience. We showed up at the exhibition on time, but waited in a queue for at least 20 min before our passes were scanned and we entered.
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RUguy
14 June 2018|
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Response from Sara H | Reviewed this property |
At least two hours, allow three.
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pickle0567
8 May 2018|
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Response from lorraineandjill | Reviewed this property |
I’m so sorry, I’ve only just seen that I had a question! Too late! Pls accept my apologies ☹️
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