I go every time I visit my home town. Very interesting exhibits and excellent presentation with all new technology. Great for kids. Located in a very beautiful historical Fifth Avenue mansion.
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This museum came with our hop on/off bus tour. This museum is beautiful and quaint. We learned about the history of New York both structurally, financially and socially. The displays were interesting and captivating. My daughter and I enjoyed it very much and learned a...More
It's an eye opener. Information is presented in an engaging way. Good for school groups, all ages. Helps visitors understand New York better.
The introductory film about the history of NYC is terrific. Many exhibits are modern, interactive, with excellent visuals and audio.
The Museum of the City of New York is a fascinating slice of history. It looks at NY through various lens, like music and protesting when we were there. But the key attraction has to be the film of the history of the city. In...More
Located across from the north side of Central Park and very near the Conservatory Gardens and Harlem Meer, the museum is definitely worth a visit if you're that far uptown. Most interesting are the special exhibits which change frequently, while the permanent collection has some...More
Museum has some interesting areas and statistics about NYC, but we were expecting more rooms. Overall, lack of details about the main areas of the city, or major infrastructure elements like the subway, transportation and roads, details about how NYC became the skyscraper capital of...More
This museum is a special place to visit for anyone who has a hankering to know more about the city of New York. It is comprised of a variety of ongoing exhibitions, temporary exhibtions, as well as a 28 minute film of the hstory of...More