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The Morgan Library & Museum

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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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York City, NY 10016-3405
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Reviewed yesterday

I've been here a few times for corporate events. I've also had the opportunity for a private tour. This is a beautiful space for events and the like. If you can get a private tour go for it.

Thank Jasev01
Reviewed yesterday

Went to see the "Making of a Monster" exhibit about the writing of and development of the Frankenstein character. Fascinating. Then walked through the few rooms of the J. Pierpoint Mansion that are open to the public. Very interesting.

Thank newyorkdoll4
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of my favorite places in New York. This past trip I went twice: once alone and once with a friend. J. P.Morgan's study with its red damask fabric paneled walls and his private, double-height library with the frescoes on the ceiling need...More

Thank Perry B
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Pierpont Morgan Library is a great find. Current exhibit on Frankenstein is well worth it, but I think the museum would be a great place to visit regardless of what they are exhibiting. Fascinating collection in a beautiful, historic location.

Thank AndreLePlume
Reviewed 4 days ago

We wanted to see some new museums on this trip to NYC. A friend recommend this one. We are so pleased we took the suggestion. As others have stated, this is a smaller museum. Actually, when we were there only a few displays were available...More

Thank dese2
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an interesting museum worth a visit. The owner of the place was an industrialist who collected rare old books and art. Very nice ambiance and exhibits. Very cozy too.

Thank mirole
Reviewed 1 week ago

The collection here is astounding. Some of the most amazing books in the world are here. There are also art-related items as well. Seeing one of the Gutenberg Bibles was awesome. There were also pieces of original music by famous composers. Definitely get the free...More

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if the art doesn't interest you it's still worth a visit. The beautiful atrium is so inviting, galleries are interesting, and old library rooms are stunning! -fun evening events too!

Thank denverroadtrip
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love books you’ll love spending a couple of hours here. Additionally, a visit is well worth your time if you appreciate architecture and meaningful decorative frescos. One doubts that the current crop of billionaires will leave anything nearly as worthwhile in their wake.

Thank MichiganZumbido
Reviewed 1 week ago

The library and many of the exhibits left me speechless. Such an enjoyable and entertaining museum. The classical duo playing their string instruments can be heard all through the ground level. The whole experience is charming.

Thank Blossom55
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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.
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