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The Morgan Library & Museum: Tours & Tickets

Closed Now: 10:30 - 17:00
Open today: 10:30 - 17:00
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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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Hours Today: 10:30 - 17:00
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York City, NY 10016-3405
Murray Hill
+1 212-685-0008
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First, we had to basically request the lady at the counter to sell us the tickets, since she was more interested in her book than assisting us. Second, we were never told that our bags needed to be checked at the entrance and got scolded...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank chrisrgonz
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped in here to tour the beautiful facility and was impressed with the rotating exhibits and the grandeur of the original building. Time well spent

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank fcrane35
Reviewed 2 days ago

You must go even if it is only for the Library it is worth the price of admission. It is spectacular and you must walk and sit to take it all in. In the main lobby there is a bright/sunny place to sit and have...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jane O
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a triple threat. It is an architectural masterpiece. It is an amazing collection of rare books and a rotating exhibition of manuscripts, letters and drawings and an important historical sight. Small in scale and doable in a short time it is a window...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ketchdoc
Reviewed 4 days ago

One can appreciate the architecture, but this museum is not at all worth the cost. Check for access to special exhibits before visiting, they can be worth the cost of admission. Often there is very little being curated during transition between temporary exhibits. Looking at...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Sal09
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you like books, old libraries & great architecture this is a place for you. We went on an evening when entrance was free. The building is architecturally lovely. And the library collection is interesting.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank MB1769
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed this visit though inspired by friends' suggestion. Interesting look into this family's use of their wealth. Could and should be expanded for more exposure. Not the Met, but interesting all the same.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank TexasCynic
Reviewed 6 days ago

Though the Morgan has a cafe dining in the Morgan Dining Room (yes, the historic dining room space) is the perfedt spot for a delightful special occasion dining experience. I especially enjoy the Pierpont Morgan salad and the wonderful olive loaf breads. If you are...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank pollytalknyc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful and historic collection. Very authentic collection and the restaurant had delicious and gorgeous food!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank RJB2112
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely recommend checking this place out. Spent the whole afternoon there yesterday. The collection is amazing! There is a Gutenberg Bible on display as many great classics by any famous author you can think of; Lord Byron, Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, John Ruskin, Mark...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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18 June 2019|
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Response from RGSOUNDF | Reviewed this property |
$22 Adults $14 Seniors (65 and over) $13 Students (with current ID) Free to members and children 12 and under (must be accompanied by an adult) Admission is free on Fridays from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
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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.