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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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  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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 3 weeks ago

They had an exhibit of Swedish works.along with Emily Dickinson's special displays. Fantstic museum with too much to see in one visit.

Thank Svenskapojke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every visit to nyc finds us at the Morgan library compel on Madison Avenue in the thirties. Visit the gift shop to take in the finishing touches on walls ceilings floors and windows and stars in this early 20th century mansion. Enjoy penzo'open glass bridge...More

Thank DianneWheatley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those of us who revere reading the Morgan Library is a treat. They also have special exhibitions, which makes a return trip a must when we are in New York.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How many times had we walked past this house? The library and art collection of JP Morgan were extensive, and one could imagine the "tycoon" retreating to his beautiful library to think, plan and meet friends. The only rooms available were the library and study--but...More

1  Thank J T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our "one hour" guided tour of the permanent collection lasted over 1 1/2 hours. And everyone was still yearning for more!! She was that good!! This hidden gem is dedicated to the history of the written word--starting with cuneiform on clay tablets, moving forward to...More

Thank mcco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for something interesting to do within a limited time, and figured this would be fun and close by our hotel. What a treat! I am completely enamored of old libraries, and this one did not disappoint. I loved that not only was...More

Thank Cheenius
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're into rare books check out the Morgan Library & Museum. The artwork is quite stunning. The place is not that large so it's easy to get around.

Thank michaeljyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Emily Dickinson exhibit was showing when we were present; it was pretty insubstantial and the guided tour was a bore. The main collection (be sure to get the included audio guide) was another thing entirely: a gorgeous and varied selection of art, books, and...More

Thank sandbag7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a free morning in New York before catching a flight in the evening ....while strolling around I stumbled on this Museum & library .... If you are into finance and familiar with the legendary J.P.Morgan you should be intrigued and tempted to visit....More

Thank Sherif
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the highlight of our trip. It is a small, almost intimate museum- esp when compared to MOMA or Nat History Museum. But don't let its size fool you. It is packed with artifacts including a Guttenberg bible, original letters from Lincoln, ect. There...More

1  Thank vandynurse
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
Is admission good for the entire day? Can you leave and come back?
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.