Museum of the City of New York

Type: Art Museums, History Museums, Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Museums: Established in 1923 the Museum of the City of New York's (MCNY) mission is to collect, preserve and present objects related to the original culture and history of New York City – from the gritty to...  Read More
Historic Sites: The three-gallery permanent exhibition presents all you ever wanted to know about the dramatic 400-year history of NYC from a striving Dutch village to today's "Capital of the World." The exhibition...  Read More

Map / Directions Hours:

  • Daily 10am-6pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Adult $14; Senior $10; Student $10; Child (19 and under) Free

  • Museums, Historic Sites: "Live or work in the zip codes of 10029, 10035, or 10037? Then you qualify for the "I'm a Neighbor" program and admission fee is waived."
  • Best for Museums Because: MCNY is the keeper of the spirit of New York revealing its stories and secrets through objects, costumes, drawings, photos, furniture and theater.
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: MCNY just launched its permanent exhibition "New York at Its Core," jewel in the crown of a 10-year, $100 million renovation of the entire Museum.

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