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Whitney Museum of American Art

99 Gansevoort St, New York City, NY 10014-1404
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The Whitney Museum of American Art, founded in 1930 by the artist and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, houses the foremost collection of American art from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Mrs. Whitney, an early and ardent...more
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99 Gansevoort St, New York City, NY 10014-1404
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I m not an art expert but i like spending a couple of hours in a good museum. The Whitney has a great mix of permanent collection stuff from the 20th century and some ephemeral exhibitions. The building is great, it attracts a nice crowd...More

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The Whitney is very close to the southern end of the High Line so really easy to combine the two activities in one day. Just remember that the museum is closed on Tuesdays, although the restaurant, Untitled, is still open if you want to eat....More

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I was disappointed in the exhibits at the Whitney, but the location in the meat packing district, the new building, and the overall use of space make this a must see. The art is better at MoMA or the MET, but the location and the...More

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Absolutely not boring, not old and surely not the so maniest museum you’ll find here. The Whitney has everything a modern museum can offer. From a great art collection to a nice surrounding (check out the art gallery across the street of the High Line...More

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Mara B
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Response from PaulyJ201 | Reviewed this property |
Normally, the admission is: Adults $25 Seniors/Students $18 18 and Under Free Membership costs $90, so you have to decide how often you would go, and you could then go any time and not have to fight the crowds on Friday. I... More
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30 October 2017|
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Response from tfizzle | Reviewed this property |
yes there are a number if current installations of hoppers but not an exhibit.
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Jane R
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Response from Ken L | Reviewed this property |
We went on a Saturday and there weren't any significant lines then. I would imagine that it would be even better on a weekday.
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