New MuseumFree: Thursday 7pm – 9pm

The New Museum of Contemporary Art, founded in 1977 by Marcia Tucker, is the only museum in New York City exclusively devoted to presenting contemporary art from around the world. The museum now has a modest collection of about 1,000 works in many media from the work of newly emerged artists.The New Museum building is intended as a home for contemporary art and an incubator for new ideas, as well as an architectural contribution to New York’s urban landscape.

Address: 235 Bowery, New York, NY 10002
Opening Hours: Wed, Fri-Sun 11am – 6pm, Thu 11am – 5pm; Closed Mondays & Tuesdays
Direction: Subway 6 to Spring St. Station, N/R to Prince St. Station, F to 2nd Ave. Station
Phone: +1 (212) 343-0460

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