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List of Museums in New York

by poonam bisht

The New York Museums Map prominently highlights the various locations where the museums of the state are situated. The Museum of Modern Art in New York has a rare collection of 1,40,000 periodicals, books and artist's books along with four million stills and 100,000 sculptures, design artifacts, architectural models, photographs, prints and drawings.

New York Museums

The Asia Society Museum of New York is popular for offering deep insight into multi-dimensional traits of the Asia region. Museum of American Financial History is another interesting site which boasts of the articles used in Wall Street like photographs, ancient documents, bonds, photographs and antique stocks. Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum is one of the most popular museums of the state which houses the wax models of global celebrities within its 85, 000 sq foot area.


Some other museums of New York include:

  • National Academy Museum
  • Taipei Gallery
  • Jewish Museum
  • Queens Historical Society
  • American Museum of Natural history
  • Museum of Television and Radio
  • Grey Art Gallery


List of Museums in New York New York Museums
1 Adirondack Museum Blue, Mountain Lake
2 Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
3 American Craft Museum, New York City
4 American Museum of Natural History, New York City
5 American Museum of the Moving Image Astoria (New York City)
6 Brooklyn Children’s Museum
7 Brooklyn Museum of Art
8 Brooklyn Public Library (More than just a library)
9 Bruderhof Museum Rifton
10 Chapman Historical Museum, Glens Falls
11 Dahesh Museum of Art New York City
12 Dia Center for the Arts New York City
13 el Museo del barrio, New York City
14 George Eastman House — International Museum of Photography & Film, Rochester
15 Georgi Museum & Park Center Shushan
16 Hammond Museum & Japanese Stroll Garden, North Salem
17 Harbor Defense Museum Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn
18 Long Island Children’s, Museum Garden City
19 Lower East Side Tenement Museum, New York City
20 Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum, New York City
21 Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester
22 Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York City
23 National Warplane Museum, Horseheads
24 Neuberger Museum of Art Purchase College, Purchase
25 New Museum of Contemporary Art New York City (See also the Visible Knowledge Program — a high school outreach program of the New Museum.)
26 New York State Museum, Albany
27 NYU’s Grey Art Gallery, New York City
28 Queens Museum of Art Queens (New York City)
29 Rhinebeck Aerodrome, Museum
30 Roberson Museum & Science Center Binghamton
31 Rockwell Museum Corning
32 Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art Alfred (New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University)
33 Schenectady Museum & Planetarium
34 Shaker Museum and Library Old Chatham
35 Sony Wonder Technology Lab (This is not really a museum, but looks as though it has a lot in common with a Science Museum) New York City
36 Southeast Museum Brewster
37 The Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society Buffalo
38 The Corning Museum of Glass Corning
39 The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library, New York City (See this museum’s unusual “virtual tour.”)
40 The Hispanic Society of America, New York City
41 The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers
42 The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum, Long Island City
43 The Jewish Museum, New York City
44 The Lucy-Desi Museum, Jamestown
45 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
46 The Morgan Library, New York City
47 The Museum for the Preservation of Illustrative Art Marlboro
48 The Museum of American Folk Art, New York City
49 The Museum of Modern Art, New York City
50 The Museum of Television and Radio, New York City
51 The Museum of the City of, New York
52 The National Museum of Dance Saratoga Springs
53 The New Netherland Museum & Half Moon Visitor’s Center Albany
54 The New York Museum of Transportation, West Henrietta
55 The Old Stone Fort Museum, Schoharie
56 The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton
57 The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum New York City (Site includes direct links to four additional Guggenheim museums around the planet.)
58 The Strong Museum Rochester
59 The Studio Museum in Harlem
60 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City

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