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Queens Museum

New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, NY 11368
+1 718-592-9700
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Housed in the historic New York City Building, this museum features modern and contemporary works designed to enrich peoples' appreciation and enjoyment of the fine arts through changing exhibitions, films, family workshops, lectures and performances.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiffany lamps” (16 reviews)
“scale model” (9 reviews)
“new york city” (29 reviews)
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New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, NY 11368
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is truly an amazing site. Of individual buildings of greater New York City. True to scale it is just awesome to see. Set on several levels I studied it for a while and recognized a number of the buildings. They also have a number...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been wanting to visit this museum for a long time. I went to it as a toddler during the 1964-65 World's Fair when this was the New York City Pavilion. Needless to say I do not remember that trip. The highlight is the...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this museum for the first time with a cousin from out of town. The panorama alone is worth the trip! Take the time to look over the details and figure out all the places you've been to on the map! The Tiffany lamp...More

Thank Arissa P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An unsung jewel in NYY, the Queens Museum offers a wide breadth of engaging, educational, and provocative exhibitions -- ranging from the famous model of the Five Boroughs from the 1964 World Expo, to the interactive 3D map of how NYC obtains its water supply,...More

Thank arttang1
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The panorama model of the greater ny area is amazing. About the size of a hockey rink and incredibly detailed. Worlds fair memorabilia is cool to see.

Thank JKM007JKM
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I love this museum. The park is beautiful (I recommend hanging out near the fountain bit on a hot day) and the panorama of NYC is awesome (I could have spent an hour in that room alone). It's a bit out of the way, yes,...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I used to volunteer with a group of disabled individuals quite some time ago. The workers loved us, as we them, but the administration I can't say we got the same respect . The animals, gardens, land, and all the special events go unsurpassed. A...More

Thank grufdee93
QueensMuseum, Manager at Queens Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you grufdee93! We just wanted to make sure that you're reviewing the right museum in Queens. We are the Queens Museum in Flushing Meadows Corona Park and this review might be for the Queens County Farm Museum since you mentioned the farm and the...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Queens Museum would be unremarkable except for the fantastic Panorama of New York City, built for the 1963 World's Fair in Queens. This is a "must-see" place for NY'ers and tourists alike because you get a sense of the geography and topography of NYC...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Visit the iconic 3D Map of NYC which incorporates every building in the city. The permanent collection includes numerous Tiffany windows and lamps. All together a delightful museum in a renovated classic Art Deco building. Just outside is the Unisphere, National Tennis Center, NY Hall...More

Thank Forest-Hills-Cynic
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The museum is limited in art work, but the panorama of New York was very interesting. Otherwise, wouldn't pay the price.

Thank santafake
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