Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Avenue,5th Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029 - United States

212-534-1672

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The Museum of the City of New York fosters understanding of the distinctive nature of urban life in the world’s most influential metropolis. It engages visitors by celebrating, documenting, and interpreting the city’s past, present, and future.

Exhibits

NEW YORK AT ITS CORE
What made New York New York? Follow the story of the city’s rise from a striving Dutch village to today’s “Capital of the World,” and consider its future in our changing world.

CITY/GAME
Basketball in New York

THE CITY WITHIN
Brooklyn Photographs by Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb

COLLECTING NEW YORK'S STORIES
Stuyvesant to Sid Vicious

WHO WE ARE
Visualizing NYC by the Numbers

ACTIVIST NEW YORK
Passions and causes of an in-your-face kind of town.

TIMESCAPES
Watch the history of New York City unfold in this 28-minute film.

STETTHEIMER DOLLHOUSE
A visitor favorite from the Museum's collection.

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