Marvel at one of New York City's modern architecture masterpieces and all of the iconic art pieces inside when you visit the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.

Find some of the 20th century's finest art collections stored inside of the Guggenheim Museum on 5th Avenue. The museum's building itself is a work of art as it features a series of curves and ramps on the interior. While you stroll through the Guggenheim museum, you will find works by iconic artists such as Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso, Van Gogh and many more. The museum also features changing exhibits that feature exciting new displays and themes.

Highlights

Featured Artists
Since establishing in 1937, the Guggenheim museum has worked to create one of the most amazing collections in the art world. The museum's permanent collection features iconic pieces by legends like:

- Pablo Picasso (Woman with Yellow Hair / Femme aux cheveux jaunes)

- Rudolf Bauer (The Holy One / Red Point)

Did You Know

  • When the Guggenheim opened in 1959, the entry fee was only 50 cents.

  • Robert Moses, the Building Commissioner for New York City was not a fan of the Guggenheim's design and urged Frank Lloyd to change it.

  • October 21st was declared "Guggenheim Museum Day" by Mayor Giuliani in 1999.

  • A few famous movies have featured scenes that were shot at the Guggenheim. That list of movies includes Men In Black, Bye Bye Birdy and When In Rome.

  • When designing the Guggenheim Museum, Frank Lloyd developed over 700 sketches.

How To Get There

  • 4, 5, 6 to 86th Street station.

  • M1, M2, M3 or M4 Bus line.

Make The Most Of Your New York Pass

- Entry to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is normally $25.

- The New York Pass grants you free entry to the museum plus over 90 attractions in New York City.

 

 

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Monday 10:00am–5:45pm
Tuesday 10:00am–5:45pm
Wednesday 10:00am–5:45pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 10:00am–5:45pm
Saturday 10:00am–7:45pm
Sunday 10:00am–5:45pm
Last Admission: Last tickets are issued at 5:15pm (7:15pm on Saturdays)

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Address:

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Avenue (at 89th Street), New York, NY

Telephone:

212 423-3500