American Museum of Natural History is one of museums NYC.

1. American Museum of Natural History

9.4
Science Museum · Upper West Side · 200 Central Park W (btwn W 77th & W 81st St), New York, NY
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is one of museums NYC.

2. Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

9.5
Art Museum · Midtown East · 11 W 53rd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is one of museums NYC.

3. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

9.1
Art Museum · Carnegie Hill · 1071 5th Ave (at E 89th St), New York, NY
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of museums NYC.

4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art

9.7
Art Museum · Upper East Side · 1000 5th Ave (btwn E 80th & E 84th St), New York, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art is one of museums NYC.

5. Whitney Museum of American Art

9.5
Art Museum · Meatpacking District · 99 Gansevoort St (btwn 10th Ave & Washington St), New York, NY
The New Museum is one of museums NYC.

6. The New Museum

Uncategorized · Cunningham Park · 235 Bowery, New York, NY
Sony Wonder Technology Lab is one of museums NYC.

7. Sony Wonder Technology Lab

7.8
Science Museum · Midtown East · 550 Madison Ave (btw 55th St & 56th), New York, NY
Discovery Times Square is one of museums NYC.

8. Discovery Times Square

8.1
Museum · Theater District · 226 W 44th St (btwn 7th & 8th Ave), New York, NY
Ellis Island Immigration Museum is one of museums NYC.

9. Ellis Island Immigration Museum

8.3
History Museum · Ellis Island · Ellis Island, Jersey City, NJ
The Jewish Museum is one of museums NYC.

10. The Jewish Museum

9.5
Museum · Carnegie Hill · 1109 5th Ave (at E 92nd St), New York, NY
Brooklyn Museum is one of museums NYC.

11. Brooklyn Museum

9.5
Art Museum · Prospect Park · 200 Eastern Pkwy (at Washington Ave), Brooklyn, NY
The Skyscraper Museum is one of museums NYC.

12. The Skyscraper Museum

6.7
Museum · Battery Park City · 39 Battery Pl (near 1st Pl), New York, NY
Forbes Galleries is one of museums NYC.

13. Forbes Galleries

Art Gallery · Greenwich Village · 62 5th Ave (W 12th St), New York, NY
Museum at Eldridge Street is one of museums NYC.

14. Museum at Eldridge Street

9.0
Museum · Chinatown · 12 Eldridge St (at Canal St), New York, NY
Lower East Side Tenement Museum is one of museums NYC.

15. Lower East Side Tenement Museum

9.3
History Museum · Lower East Side · 103 Orchard St (at Delancey St), New York, NY
South Street Seaport Museum is one of museums NYC.

16. South Street Seaport Museum

8.7
History Museum · Financial District · 12 Fulton St (btwn Water and South St), New York, NY
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is one of museums NYC.

17. Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

9.1
History Museum · Hell's Kitchen · Pier 86 (West 46th Street and 12th Avenue), New York, NY
The Morgan Library & Museum is one of museums NYC.

18. The Morgan Library & Museum

9.4
Museum · Murray Hill · 225 Madison Ave (at E 36th St.), New York, NY
New York Transit Museum is one of museums NYC.

19. New York Transit Museum

9.3
History Museum · Downtown Brooklyn · Boerum Pl (at Schermerhorn St), Brooklyn, NY
National September 11 Memorial & Museum is one of museums NYC.

20. National September 11 Memorial & Museum

9.4
Historic Site · Financial District · 1 Albany St (btwn West & Greenwich St), New York, NY
New York Historical Society Museum & Library is one of museums NYC.

21. New York Historical Society Museum & Library

9.1
History Museum · Upper West Side · 170 Central Park W (at W 77th St.), New York, NY
Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum is one of museums NYC.

22. Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum

9.1
Art Museum · Carnegie Hill · 2 E 91st St (at 5th Ave), New York, NY
Gracie Mansion is one of museums NYC.

23. Gracie Mansion

9.3
Monument / Landmark · Yorkville · E 88th St. (at E End Ave.), New York, NY
Museum of Jewish Heritage is one of museums NYC.

24. Museum of Jewish Heritage

8.5
History Museum · Battery Park City · 36 Battery Pl (just NW of Battery Park), New York, NY
The Frick Collection is one of museums NYC.

25. The Frick Collection

9.4
Art Museum · Upper East Side · 1 E 70th St (at 5th Ave), New York, NY
Museum of the City of New York is one of museums NYC.

26. Museum of the City of New York

9.1
History Museum · East Harlem · 1220 5th Ave (at E 103rd St), New York, NY
MoMA PS1 Contemporary Art Center is one of museums NYC.

27. MoMA PS1 Contemporary Art Center

9.2
Art Museum · Hunters Point · 2225 Jackson Ave (at 46th Ave), Queens, NY
American Folk Art Museum is one of museums NYC.

28. American Folk Art Museum

7.0
Art Museum · Lincoln Square · 2 Lincoln Sq (Columbus Ave & W 66th St), New York, NY
Museum of American Finance is one of museums NYC.

29. Museum of American Finance

8.1
History Museum · Financial District · 48 Wall St (at William St), New York, NY
The New York Earth Room is one of museums NYC.

30. The New York Earth Room

7.9
Art Gallery · SoHo · 141 Wooster St (btw Prince St and Houston St), New York, NY
5 Pointz is one of museums NYC.

31. 5 Pointz

Art Gallery · 4623 Crane St (at Jackson Ave.), Long Island City, NY
Mmuseumm is one of museums NYC.

32. Mmuseumm

8.6
Museum · Downtown Manhattan · 4 Cortlandt Alley (btwn Franklin & White St), New York, NY
Neue Galerie is one of museums NYC.

33. Neue Galerie

8.9
Art Museum · Upper East Side · 1048 5th Ave (E 86th St), New York, NY
NBC Studio Tour is one of museums NYC.

34. NBC Studio Tour

7.2
General Entertainment · Rockefeller Center · 30 Rockefeller Plz (49th Street between 5th and 6th Avenue), New York, NY

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International Center of Photography is one of museums NYC.

35. International Center of Photography

9.3
Art Gallery · Theater District · 1133 Avenue of the Americas (btwn 43rd & 44th St.), New York, NY
Hamilton Grange National Memorial is one of museums NYC.

36. Hamilton Grange National Memorial

8.9
Monument / Landmark · Hamilton Heights · 414 West 141st St. (Hamilton Terrace), New York, NY
Socrates Sculpture Park is one of museums NYC.

37. Socrates Sculpture Park

9.0
Sculpture Garden · 3205 Vernon Blvd (at Broadway), Long Island City, NY
Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site is one of museums NYC.

38. Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site

7.7
Historic Site · Flatiron District · 28 E 20th St, New York, NY
The Noguchi Museum is one of museums NYC.

39. The Noguchi Museum

9.4
Museum · 9-01 33rd Rd (at Vernon Blvd), Long Island City, NY
Museum of Mathematics (MoMath) is one of museums NYC.

40. Museum of Mathematics (MoMath)

7.1
Museum · NoMad · 11 E 26th St (btwn Madison & 5th Ave), New York, NY
Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is one of museums NYC.

41. Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA)

8.9
History Museum · SoHo · 215 Centre St, New York, NY
Gabarron Foundation for the Arts is one of museums NYC.

42. Gabarron Foundation for the Arts

Art Museum · Murray Hill · 149 E 38th St (Btwn lexington and 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Bronx Museum of the Arts is one of museums NYC.

43. Bronx Museum of the Arts

9.4
Art Museum · Concourse · 1040 Grand Concourse (at E 165th St.), Bronx, NY
New Museum is one of museums NYC.

44. New Museum

8.5
Art Museum · Lower East Side · 235 Bowery (btwn Stanton & Rivington St.), New York, NY
New York City Police Museum is one of museums NYC.

45. New York City Police Museum

7.2
Museum · Financial District · 45 Wall St (bt. Broad and William), New York, NY
New York City Fire Museum is one of museums NYC.

46. New York City Fire Museum

6.6
Museum · Hudson Square · 278 Spring St (btw Hudson and Varick), New York, NY
Merchant's House Museum is one of museums NYC.

47. Merchant's House Museum

8.9
History Museum · NoHo · 29 E 4th St (at Lafayette Street), New York, NY
Federal Hall National Memorial is one of museums NYC.

48. Federal Hall National Memorial

8.4
Historic Site · Financial District · 26 Wall St (Broad St.), New York, NY
Museum of the American Gangster is one of museums NYC.

49. Museum of the American Gangster

6.4
History Museum · East Village · 80 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space is one of museums NYC.

50. Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space

Art Gallery · Alphabet City · 155 Avenue C (between 9th & 10th Streets), New York, NY
Museum of the Moving Image is one of museums NYC.

51. Museum of the Moving Image

9.5
Museum · Astoria · 3601 35th Ave (at 36th St.), Astoria, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The C-3PO tape dispenser in the Behind the Screen exhibit was produced to promote The Empire Strikes Back; the company responsible also made mugs featuring the heads of other Star Wars characters. Read more.

Rubin Museum of Art is one of museums NYC.

52. Rubin Museum of Art

9.0
Art Museum · Chelsea · 150 W 17th St. (btwn 6th & 7th Ave.), New York, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: At the "Count Your Blessings" exhibit (opening Aug 2), you will find some of the strangest Tibetan prayer beads. One is made from the vertebrae of a snake. Another set is from a human skull. Read more.

Museum of Arts & Design (MAD) is one of museums NYC.

53. Museum of Arts & Design (MAD)

8.9
Art Museum · Theater District · 2 Columbus Cir (btwn 8th Ave & Broadway), New York, NY
Fraunces Tavern Museum is one of museums NYC.

54. Fraunces Tavern Museum

8.1
History Museum · Financial District · 54 Pearl St (Broad St), New York, NY
The Cloisters is one of museums NYC.

55. The Cloisters

9.5
Museum · Hudson Heights · 99 Margaret Corbin Dr (at Fort Tryon Pl), New York, NY
Lighthouse Tender LILAC is one of museums NYC.

56. Lighthouse Tender LILAC

Boat or Ferry · Tribeca · New York
Gagosian Gallery is one of museums NYC.

57. Gagosian Gallery

9.4
Art Gallery · Chelsea · 555 W 24th St (10th Ave), New York, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to see museum-quality gallery shows has perfected this high-end form. Shows such as “Picasso and Marie-Thérèse: L’Amour Fou” prove you don’t have to be MoMA to stage a blockbuster. Read more.

Gagosian Gallery is one of museums NYC.

58. Gagosian Gallery

7.8
Art Gallery · Upper East Side · 980 Madison Ave (btw 76th & 77th), New York, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to see museum-quality gallery shows has perfected this high-end form. Shows such as “Picasso and Marie-Thérèse: L’Amour Fou” prove you don’t have to be MoMA to stage a blockbuster. Read more.

Liberty Science Center is one of museums NYC.

59. Liberty Science Center

8.8
Science Museum · Liberty State Park · 222 Jersey City Blvd (at Philips St), Jersey City, NJ
Dialog in the Dark Exhibit is one of museums NYC.

60. Dialog in the Dark Exhibit

5.8
Science Museum · Financial District · 11 Fulton St Pier 17 (BODIES... The Exhibition), New York, NY
The City Reliquary is one of museums NYC.

61. The City Reliquary

8.3
Museum · Williamsburg · 370 Metropolitan Ave (Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn Historical Society is one of museums NYC.

62. Brooklyn Historical Society

9.2
History Museum · Brooklyn Heights · 128 Pierrepont St (at Clinton St.), Brooklyn, NY
Storm King Art Center is one of museums NYC.

63. Storm King Art Center

9.6
Sculpture Garden · 1 Museum Rd (Old Pleasant Hill Road), New Windsor, NY
Jewish Children's Museum is one of museums NYC.

64. Jewish Children's Museum

8.0
Museum · Crown Heights · 792 Eastern Pkwy (Kingston), Brooklyn, NY
El Museo del Barrio is one of museums NYC.

65. El Museo del Barrio

8.7
Art Museum · East Harlem · 1230 5th Ave (btwn 104th & 105th St), New York, NY

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It offers a great way to connect with New York’s Latino community. We also like how the exhibits are small and easy to digest–it’s a nice change from the overwhelming scale of Museum Mile’s behemoths. Read more.