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NYC: Museum of the City of New York Admission Ticket

1. NYC: Museum of the City of New York Admission Ticket

Enjoy our city through Museum of the City of New York. MCNY fosters an understanding of the unique nature of urban life in the world’s most influential metropolis. It engages visitors by celebrating, documenting, and interpreting the city’s past, present, and future. The building is historical, but MCNY exhibits are eye-catching and daring, taking on important topics through exciting new lenses. through objects, images, video, photography, and interactive digital experiences in “New York at Its Core”, a new ongoing exhibition in three galleries. Watch Timescapes, an ongoing short documentary that brings viewers on a 28-minute journey through 400 years of NYC history. Get impassioned by the city's long history of social movements, from abolitionism and nativism to the Young Lords and BLM, in Activist New York. In our rotating special exhibits, you'll find deep dives into fascinating topics of New York's history, present and future. Visit mcny.org to see what's on show!   If you get "museum feet", take a break at Amy’s Bread, our cafe operated by the award-winning NYC bakery, and have a look a the Museum Shop, which offers a wide array of exhibition-related and New York City-centric items and gifts. MCNY is located at the top of Museum Mile and across from Central Park’s Conservatory Gardens and housed in a newly renovated 1932 Georgian Colonial-Revival building.

Museum of the City of New York Private Family Tour

2. Museum of the City of New York Private Family Tour

Have a scholar guide you on a private tour through the galleries of the museum, highlighting the most compelling stories of New York City. Hear behind-the-scenes facts, stories, and anecdotes about the city’s past, present, and future.  Design the future of New York in The Future City Lab, the innovative, interactive culmination of the "New York at Its Core" exhibition. The lab includes creative design games and other engaging displays that bring contemporary history to life. Framed around the key themes of money, density, diversity, and creativity, the exhibition highlights stories of innovation, energy, struggle, and the vision of generations of New Yorkers.

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What people are saying about Museum of the City of New York

Everything worked out great with the pass, so far we have used 2 activities out of the 4 that we have chosen, I would do them again and again.

Very practical! But beware of some attractions the pass does not allow you to do everything...

Everything went great! We had reserved almost everything and came in straight away!

Easy to use without problems, better to carry printed in case the mobile fails.

The tickets worked very well for all our activities Perfect