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Best museum exhibitions in NYC

Space Shuttle Enterprise

  • Critics choice
  1. Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Pier 86, Twelfth Ave, at 46th St, 10036
  2. Mon Jul 28 - Wed Dec 31
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"Exposed: A History of Lingerie"

  • Critics choice
  • Free
  1. The Museum at FIT Seventh Ave, at 27th St
  2. Tue Jul 29 - Sat Nov 15
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  1. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, between 103rd and 104th Sts
  2. Mon Jul 28 - Sun Aug 24
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"Charles James: Beyond Fashion"

  • Price band: 2/4
  • Critics choice
  1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Ave, at 82nd St, 10028
  2. Mon Jul 28 - Sun Aug 10
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Museums events calendar

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  3. "City as Canvas:...

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