Begin your New York journey here! 'New York at its Core' is an award-winning, ongoing exhibition situated along the entire first floor of the museum that explores NYC's history and future through objects, images, video, photography and interactive digital experiences. 'Timescapes', an ongoing documentary that brings viewers through the journey of NYC history, runs every forty minutes and offers complimentary audio headsets available in French, Spanish and Mandarin.
Explore various rotating exhibitions in the second and third-floor galleries, including recent exhibitions 'Pride: Photographs of Stonewall and Beyond' by Fred W. McDarrah and 'City of Workers, City of Struggle: How Labor Movements Changed New York'. Enjoy sweet treats, savory snacks, breakfast or lunch at the on-site bakery, Chalsty's Café. Complete your visit by browsing through the Museum Shop, where you'll find a wide array of exhibition-related and New York City-centric items and gifts.
1220 5th Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, New York 10029
By bus: M1, M2, M3, M4 or M106 to 104th Street
By subway: Lexington Avenue (6) train to 103rd Street and walk three blocks west. Or take (2) or (3) train to Central Park North / 110th Street and walk one block east to Fifth Avenue, then south to 104th Street
By bike: CitiBike to Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street