2021: Manhattan Voted American Museum of Natural History Best Museum!
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West & 79th St
(212) 769-5100 – www.amnh.org
Getting lost in a museum for a couple of hours is truly like being transported to a whole new world. The Museum of Natural History has become a landmark in Manhattan. People travel from all over to spend a day here, and with its extensive and impressive exhibits it is no surprise. AMNH was founded in 1869 and has continued to advance its global mission to discover and interpret information about human cultures, the natural world and the universe. It also offers a plethora of programs for all ages, everything from after school programs to online courses for educators. The museum truly works hard to make sure everyone has access to the tools to learn about the world we live in.
2020: Manhattan Voted The Metropolitan Museum of Art Best Museum!
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave
(212) 535-7710 – www.metmuseum.org
The Metropolitan Museum of Art presents over 5,000 years of art from around the world for everyone to experience and enjoy. Millions of people visit the museum daily, where art comes alive in the galleries and through its exhibitions and events, revealing both new ideas and unexpected connections across time and across cultures. Founded in April 1870, the Met collects, studies, conserves and presents significant works of art from across the globe to connect people to creativity, knowledge and ideas. Visitors will surely be mesmerized by the beautiful artwork traveling back in time in each gallery through a guided tour with a group, or solo.