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The Morgan Library & Museum

225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York City, NY 10016-3405
+1 212-685-0008
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Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station, the Morgan is a major exhibition venue for fine art, literature, and music, one of New York's great historic sites, and a wonderful place to dine, shop, and attend a concert or film.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York City, NY 10016-3405
+1 212-685-0008
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This had many original manuscripts and letters (Bibles, music by Motzart, letters from Alexander Hamilton). The main focus of the collection is books, letters, manuscripts and jewels. It was interesting and only took a couple of hours. Part of the museum is in the original...More

Thank CR141
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love the place. Small collection compared to MET or Moma but definitely worth a visit. Be sure to have a bite at the restaurant. The food is just lovely.

Thank Belen N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I discovered the Morgan Library & Museum after googling medieval books in North America. I had been to Dublin and visited the Old Library of Trinity College. What a surprise it was to find New York City had also a wonderful collection! And what a...More

Thank Pomerols
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Morgan Library & Museum is a treasure trove of furnishings, artistic, and reading-related creations. The whole experience brought to mind a long-ago article from Scientific American about how it appeared that the glorious Mayan Civilization of centuries ago had disappeared just because the mainstream...More

Thank MacArthur_42
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Thaw Collection, a gift to the museum, will be on view all winter. This is a world class collection of works on paper by the greatest names from the Renaissance to now. The café, bringing sunlight through the skylight, is perfect for a casual...More

Thank Carolyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a surprise and a delight. The building alone was spectacular. The collection of books, the knowledgable docents, the special exhibit with the original documents hand written and edited by none other than Charles Dickens! Even the gift shop was full of unusual little

Thank Tess2010Seattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like everyone else has stated, Morgan's office is grand, Guttenberg Bible is amazing and the Library has a "secret" spiral staircase to 2/3 levels. I've been fortunate enough to attend a few school field trips and the "insider tour" is educational without being boring. Having...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I spent the day visiting The Morgan Library and Musuem. We were fortunate to be able to see the Charles Dickens and the Spirit of Christmas the day before the exhibit opened. We are fans of Charles Dickens and has seen the...More

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go see the gem exhibition at the Morgan Library and Museum..It is dazzling.and be sure to go to the Drawings exhibition to see an amazing collection! The audio tour is so educational!

Thank Rena G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Morgan will NOT WORK for out-of-town people with luggage or large handbags!! You will be DENIED entry, as we were on 10/29/17, and the cloak room has NO STORAGE area for luggage, briefcases, etc., if you are coming by train, air, etc. This we...More

Thank Daniel H
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Harriet Y
26 May 2017|
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Response from glenda3231 | Reviewed this property |
That I don't know but I did find the attendants to be friendly and helpful.