Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue,(5th Avenue at 103rd Street), New York, NY 10029 - United States
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.
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.”
NEW YORK, NEW MUSIC: 1980-1986
Dive into '80s music in NYC.
PUPPETS OF NEW YORK
Meet Lamb Chop, Oscar the Grouch, and more.
COLLECTING NEW YORK'S STORIES
Stuyvesant to Sid Vicious
Illustrates the dramatic consequences of the climate crisis.
ACTIVIST NEW YORK
Passions and causes of an in-your-face kind of town.
Watch the history of New York City unfold in this 28-minute film.
A visitor favorite from the Museum's collection.
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