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The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum
#1 of 318 Museums in New York City
Very tasteful and powerful museum with multimedia artifacts from 9/11 including real artifacts, tv/radio footage and photos make it one of the best memorial museums I've been too.
We always visit museums early and that is the sound advice I provide for any museum, but for this museum it is a necessity if you want easy access to the displays especially if you want to photograph them.
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Fraunces Tavern Museum
#27 of 318 Museums in New York City
Having recently read a fascinating book about Washington's New York spy network, it was a real treat to visit this museum and see the handwritten journal of one of his top spies.
Although a small museum, the exhibits are interesting with some gems of priceless artifacts of the Colonial period.
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National Museum of the American Indian
#33 of 318 Museums in New York City
The museum is relatively smaller as compared to other Smithsonian's (and also to the Met, other museums in NYC), making it more manageable to explore and enjoy.
The museum is located in lower Manhatten near Battery Park and is housed within the amazing architecture of the historic Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, The Grand Rotunda has painted murals by Reginald Marsh...
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Federal Reserve Bank of New York
#37 of 318 Museums in New York City
Visiting The Federal Reserve for the Gold Vault & Museum Tour was a highlight of our recent trip to NYC, In a city where everything is so expensive it’s a refreshing change to find something free, it’s also inform...
The docent gives a strong overview of the items and information in the museum and is open to taking any questions from the group.
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Seaport District NYC
#38 of 318 Museums in New York City
If you enjoy scenic places, ships, rivers, restaurants, museums, concerts, South Street Seaport is the place to go.
The museum sells entry tickets to the old ships located in the East River, a few paces to the east; tickets are also sold at the site.
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Museum of American Finance
#48 of 318 Museums in New York City
This is one of the best curated museums I have visited.
Small but fascinating museum with interesting and informative displays explaining the history of our financial system, in layman's terms.
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South Street Seaport Museum
#75 of 318 Museums in New York City
Save with free admission at South Street Seaport Museum, the Ambrose and the Wavetree on Pier 16.
China Institute
#95 of 318 Museums in New York City
Black Gotham Experience Work / Space
#172 of 318 Museums in New York City