The Cooper-Hewitt Museum was founded in 1897 by the grandchildren of wealthy New Yorker Peter Cooper. Today, the museum is a ... More
Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum
The Cooper-Hewitt Museum was founded in 1897 by the grandchildren of wealthy New Yorker Peter Cooper. Today, the museum is a branch of the Smithsonian Institution, and it houses one of the world's largest collections of historical and current design. It is also the only exhibition space in America devoted solely to this subject. The outside of the Upper East Side building, once the residence of Andrew Carnegie, resembles a Georgian country house.
The American Museum of Natural History is a popular attraction and one of the largest natural history museums in the
world. The museum houses a vast collection of artifacts, displays and exhibits, all geared to reveal secrets of the ...
The Metropolitan Museum's collection contains more than two million works of art from ancient through modern times. Collections include costumes,
American Decorative art, the Robert Lehman Collection, African, Oceania, Asian, European and Egyptian art, modern art, textiles, and photographs. ...
If you're looking to mix fun and learning, the Children's Museum of Manhattan is a great addition to your New
York itinerary. A hit among students and kids, the vibrant space plays host to a plethora of exhibitions, activities, ...