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Brooklyn Museum

1154 locals recommend ·
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The second-largest art museum in New York City, and one of the largest in the United States!
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February 9, 2020
Amazing Art Work and great events are held here every month; its worth a visit.
October 31, 2019
Unique location next to the Botanical gardens, Prospect park, and the Brooklyn library. All these interesting places are walking distance from this location.
February 5, 2020
Similar to the Metropolitan Museum of Art but you don't have to go all the way into Manhattan. :)
January 27, 2020
not really a focus on contemporary. Brooklyn's MET- massive and lots of programming and exhibitions. Next door to botanical gardens- easy to do both on one day.
December 9, 2019
Stunning museum with interesting exhibits!
November 16, 2019
This is one of my favorite museums in New York. Don’t forget to check out Prospect Park after you visit the museum.
February 8, 2020
The Brooklyn Museum holds an art collection with roughly 1.5 million works and is NYC's third largest museum in physical size {560,000 square feet}.
August 3, 2019
It’s a 20 min walk.
February 14, 2020
One of Kings County’s preeminent cultural institutions, this 560,000-square-foot venue made history as the first American museum to exhibit African objects as artwork. In addition to the more than 4,000 items in the Egyptian holdings, museumgoers can scope pieces by masters such as Cézanne, Monet…
July 20, 2019
It’s Brooklyn and you feel it. The First Friday of every month is very and fun. Close to Prospect Park.

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“The museum is located 1 mile from our property. One of our neighborhoods best kept secrets.”
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200 Eastern Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Phone+1 718-638-5000
Hours of Operation statusClosed now
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Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
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