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The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

11 West 53rd Street, New York City, NY 10019-5401
+1 212-708-9400
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Located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, The Museum of Modern Art is home to the world's greatest collection of modern and contemporary art. The collection includes Vincent van Gogh's "The Starry Night" and Andy Warhol's "Gold Marilyn Monroe," along with works by Jackson Pollock, Jasper Johns, Cindy Sherman, Elizabeth Murray, and many other great artists of our time. MoMA's collection also showcases photography, film, architecture, design, media, and performance art. Visitors can also enjoy shopping and fine and casual dining options.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
11 West 53rd Street, New York City, NY 10019-5401
+1 212-708-9400
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tucked away in the middle of Manhattan is this wonderful art gallery. Full of wonderful art and always something here for everyone. Again $25 for entry but u can wonder up and down the escalators to the different levels and enjoy the art work on...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you love modern art this is the place for you. It is diverse and pushes your personal art boundaries ! Moma is the place for a visit. Make sure you get the headphones and listen to the audio recording. And stop into one of...More

Thank Alanna M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent a few hours wandering the various exhibits. Being originally from Chicago, I really enjoyed the Frank Lloyd Wright exhibit, which was quite extensive (he really was prolific.....). The gift shop had some interesting items as well. If you enjoy Modern Art, you will...More

Thank ernieliedtke
Reviewed yesterday

I loved this gallery because it is organized in a way that lets you get the most bang for your visit regardless of how much time you have...if you only have an hour, do the fifth floor for the big-ticket items. If you have longer,...More

Thank Candid_Canuck
Reviewed 2 days ago

MOMA is a real gem in NYC. Not only does it showcase terrific modern artists, but it also offers film, photography, sculpture (don't miss the Sculpture Garden), and much more. If you want a fancy meal while visiting, Danny Meyer's restaurant, Moderne, is a great...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited this museum again and found it to be an entire new experience. The Frank Lloyd Wright exhibit was just extraordinary - it's worth seeing for the hand rendered drawings and the old letters written! And when you get tired you can always find...More

Thank Passionflower200050
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was in total awe. What a phenomenal collection of art at this museum. One day is not enough to take it all in, plan on at least two days. Wear comfortable shoes, and the food although delicious, it's very expensive.

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum has some great pieces of art, many "nonsense art" as well. Van Gogh's The Starry Night is the highest point. Very impressive. Many other pieces were disappointing. However, I really was impressed (badly) by the staff. It was pouring raining and the security...More

Thank efnaka
Reviewed 3 days ago

I am not a museum person. I have traveled quite a bit and been in so many museums. This one impressed me. There is everything that you can imagine. It seems to have a little of everything. They offer free head phones that tell details...More

Thank Allen W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best modern art museum with special exhibits. Best to go Fridays after 6 pm ( no lines) for FREE Fridays after 4pm admission. Museum opens till 8 pm. Easy walk-in with no wait. Enjoy the Monets, Van Gogh.... Short walk to Times Sqare, Central Park,...More

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imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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herb m
Are reservations required for the terrace or cafe at the museum of modern art?
3 May 2017|
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Response from MoMA_NYC | Property representative |
Hi Herb, No reservations needed for the terrace or the cafe. Should you want to visit The Modern, we do recommend a reservation. Enjoy!
Aviv C
Hey, I just booked a ticket online for tomorrow and got the confirmation email. What should I present at the museum entrance? The email itself?
15 February 2017|
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Response from MoMA_NYC | Property representative |
Hi Aviv, Your ticket is included in the email, which you can either print or show via your mobile phone. Enjoy your visit!
Rodney J
If we visit on Friday and want to have a meal and shop before 5PM is that possible?
15 December 2016|
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Response from MoMA_NYC | Property representative |
Hi Rodney! Most of our stores are accessible without an admission ticket. Cafe 2 and Terrace 5 require admission to access, and The Modern is located on the ground floor and does not require an admission ticket.