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Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York

 
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MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh General travel tip
added on the 6th of August, 2010
The Solomon R Guggenheim Museum offers a wide range of art. They always have some special exhibitions going on and have a nice audio guide to accompany you.

My favorites are the works of Picasso and Kandinsky. Go there any time, it's not too crowded and the artwork is displayed in a relaxed way. This is not like those huge Museums where you could spend a week but rather a cozy place to spend 2 hours at.

Web: www.guggenheim.org

Address:
1071 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10128-0173

Price:
Adults $18
Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $15
Children under 12 Free
Members Free

Opening Hours:
Sun–Wed 10 am–5:45 pm
Fri 10 am–5:45 pm
Sat 10 am–7:45 pm
Closed Thurs, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
Some galleries may close prior to 5:45 pm Sun–Wed and Fri (7:45 pm Sat)

How to get there:
Simply stay on the east side of Central Park, the Guggenheim Museum is located just about in the center of Central Park, just North of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

You can also take the 4 or 5 Subway North to 77th Street and then walk west towards Central Park

 
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