New York museum photos

Browse Time Out New York's photo galleries of museums in NYC and the best museum exhibitions.



Add +

New York attractions: The 50 best sights and attractions in NYC

We sorted through the city's museums, parks and historic sites, and have chosen the very best New York attractions to help you prioritize your sightseeing in NYC. Time Out Offers & Experiences Whether you're entertaining out-of-town guests or simply want to revisit iconic NYC spots, make

The best New York City tourist attractions that locals love

RECOMMENDED: 50 best New York attractions Flushing Meadows–Corona Park This massive green space still features remnants of the 1964–1965 World’s Fair, including the 140-foot-high Unisphere, a mammoth steel globe that was the fair’s symbol (and site of the apocalyptic battle scene

10 best parks in New York City

Take advantage of spring's warmer temperatures at ten of New York City's best public parks. New York City is full of public parks—in fact, nearly 14 percent of the city is covered in green spaces. But some of these verdant spots stand out above the rest. Here, we've rounded up ten of our favorite

The 25 best Broadway divas of all time

We name the top leading ladies of musical theater Listen to Time Out's Broadway divas playlist on Spotify Historians of the Broadway musical, from the academy to the piano bar, agree on one thing: the archetypal Broadway star is a woman. Ethel Merman, Mary Martin, Gwen Verdon, Carol

New York attractions: Grand Central Terminal (SLIDE SHOW)

Take our photo tour of Grand Central Terminal, which is both a functioning transport hub and a landmark-designated New York attraction. Unlike more touristy New York attractions, locals visit Grand Central Terminal every day. The striking Beaux Arts building is simultaneously a major

New York attractions: Empire State Building (SLIDE SHOW)

Take a photo tour of the Empire State Building, one of the most famous New York attractions, and learn about the landmark’s fascinating history. Just try imagining New York City’s skyline without the Empire State Building. Pretty tough, huh? Since its completion in 1931, this marvel of

New York attractions: Carnegie Hall (SLIDE SHOW)

Take our photo tour to learn about Carnegie Hall, one of the most famous concert venues in the world and a renowned New York attraction. “How do you get to Carnegie Hall?” goes the old joke. “Practice, practice, practice.” One of the most prestigious concert venues in the world,

Ten must-see works at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

  • Price band: 2/4

Good for: Contemporary-art lovers Edgar Degas, Spanish DanceDegas loved dancers, and they became one of his favorite motifs. This tiny sculpture of a graceful nude figure midmove, which appears alongside two other Degas sculptures, was actually cast from the artist's model posthumously under the

Day trips: Cool mansions (and ships) you wish you could call home

History buffs can geek out at these spots. RECOMMENDED: See all day trip ideasThe Mark Twain House and Noah Webster House; Hartford, CT Travel time: Two hours from NYC by carPeruse the Gothic abode that housed Twain and his family while he wrote Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. For text nerds,

Whitney Museum: Top 25 works of art at America's art museum (SLIDE SHOW)

From Edward Hopper to the biggest names in today's art, TONY picks the top works of art in the essential museum of American art: The Whitney. You might also like Top sports art to get you psyched about the Olympics (Slideshow)Top outdoor public art in NYC 2012 (SLIDE SHOW)Top 50 New York

See more NYC museum photos

Users say