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Queens Museum

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Housed in the historic New York City Building, this museum features modern and contemporary works designed to enrich peoples' appreciation and enjoyment of the fine arts through changing exhibitions, films, family workshops, lectures and...more
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Meridien Road, New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, NY 11368
+1 718-592-9700
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The museum itself would be a two without this exhibit. When I was there pretty much everything, except this panorama, was closed and it looked more like a cool event space. Admission is a suggested 8$. The panorama is awesome, especially if you live in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good place to go if you’re in the area. The panorama is really cool and fun to really study. Otherwise there isn’t much to look at.

Thank klvoigt
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I had read about the Panorama of New York in a book and was keen to visit. Sadly the other parts of this handsome museum were closed off for remodelling when I visited, but the panorama was still available. What a work of art. The...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

I spent my whole afternoon with all the inspiring arts in here. Staffs are very friendly and the space is great. It's not close from the subway though.

Thank Pei-Pei L
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I found the museum to be surprisingly interesting, covering a wide range of artists as well as art styles. Located in the middle of the beautiful Flushing Corona park, it provides a sense of harmony and incentivizes an initiative to learn all about the expositions,...More

Thank mpx2009
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Stopped by for a visit while on vacation in New York. There are many interesting displays to enjoy but the model of New York was by far my favorite.

Thank Will K
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The NYC Panorama, every building in the city, is a unique experience. Use the internet to find hours, days open, and current exhibits.

Thank ArtyForestHills
Reviewed 26 April 2018

My husband and I came here while visiting Flushing Meadows Park mainly to see the small scale replica of all 5 boroughs housed in the museum. The museum is very beautiful itself: very clean lines, bright space, really showcasing the art it is housing. The...More

1  Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The Queens Museum is a hidden gem.It is in the Flushing Meadow Park which is a beauty and home of the World's Fair.Take some time to explore the park and even the zoo in season before hitting the Museum that houses a treasure of exhibits...More

1  Thank lollygal
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My group of Senior Ladies took a tour of this lovely museum. I have not been here for several years and was astounded by the changes to the museum. It has been modernized; it has grown up! It was always a lovely building in a...More

1  Thank phyllisweb1
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15 July 2018|
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Response from ArtyForestHills | Reviewed this property |
Why would you when the train stops a few hundred years from the museum?
7 October 2017|
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Response from 1AnnieEliza | Reviewed this property |
I'd say two hours is plenty, unless you have a lot of interest in a particular exhibit. Be sure to visit the funky little gift shop--lots of great stuff.