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Address: 225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York City, NY 10016
Phone Number:
+1 212-685-0008
11:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Tue - Thu 10:30 - 17:00
Fri 10:30 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station, the Morgan is a...

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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My friend and I went to the library and were fascinated by the original documents such as one of the Gutenberg Bibles and original scores by classical composers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My friend and I went to the library and were fascinated by the original documents such as one of the Gutenberg Bibles and original scores by classical composers.

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New York City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great new addition to a great old building. We enjoyed seeing the beautiful library and the private rooms that have been restored. There was a children's festival and the place was filled with coloring and laughter. WHAT A GREAT DAY!

Thank MikeDana2
Waxhaw, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wish I had more time to visit. Stopped in for a quick 1 1/2 hour look while in NYC for an interview. Amazing library - could have spent all day there. Art collections/exhibits were unique and interesting. Museum shop was lovely.

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Seguin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were visiting NYC as we do about every other year and read a review of the Emily Dickinson exhibit which is at the Morgan for the next few months. It was wonderful and gave us new appreciation of her life. We were also enchanted by the setting which is spectacular and the many manuscripts in the permanent collection. We... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great small museum to visit--had letters from Alexander Hamilton and a special exhibit on Emily Dickinson. Beautiful illuminated manuscripts and library.

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Milford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Morgan is a wonderul place to visit as they hold great exhibits and of particular of interest to me are the Illuminated Manuscripts of the Middle Ages! Wonderful concerts as well.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The building perfectly blends the old and the new buildings. We were drawn this time by the Emily Dickenson exhibit and were not disappointed. But do not miss the old standards - the amazing manuscripts and plush surroundings and imposing portraits.

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West Hollywood, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have had the pleasure of visiting this venerable place a couple of times. I love that they've kept the older parts in good working order while providing modern conveniences like a glass-enclosed elevator. I look forward to dining there on my next visit.

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New Canaan, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Morgan before but are always thrilled to return. There is so much to see - not just the exhibits and special exhibitions - but the architecture and design features of the buildings.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was not a museum I had set out to see. I saw an ad for an exhibit of writings and manuscripts from his collection. I was attracted to the illuminated manuscripts. On the last day of my trip, I separated from my friends and went to see this museum solo. I am so glad I did. The Morgan library... More 

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