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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: 11:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York City, NY 10016-3405
Midtown
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an astonishing building, both architecturally and for what is in it. The shows are well-curated, but the real stunner (if you are a person of normal means) is what unbelievable wealth J. Pierpont Morgan had to have amasses to construct and fill this...More

Thank Leatherstocking88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favorite small museums in NYC! The Morgan is often over-looked for the bigger museums, but should not be missed. Friday evenings are free from 7-9pm and include live string music, which I recommend, but please leave a donation. The exhibitions are great,...More

1  Thank Kari H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Morgan Library and Museum is a small facility consisting of Pierpont Morgan's personal study and library, a small exhibition room that formally housed the librarian's office, and three other rooms for small exhibitions. The library is quite impressive and the audio guide provides interesting...More

Thank Palmtree021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh goodness, this is the dream library that book lovers see in their imaginations.... it is lovely, amazing, splendid, and many other adjectives. Outrageous robber baron decor, mind-boggling collection of rare and priceless books. When you are finished, head to the nearby New York Public...More

1  Thank sedmai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is often missed out for the more noticeable museums in NYC. However it is Definitely worth a visit. Their collection of Illuminated manuscripts is excellent. Also they have A Gutenberg bible on show and I believe 2 others.

Thank expat-nomad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend suggested that I visit the Morgan Library and Museum and I'm glad I followed his advice. This museum provides an outstanding trip back in history. The library and office of J. P. Morgan is wonderful and the collection of books, prints, and art...More

1  Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited the Morgan Library many times: to see art exhibits, to attend chamber music concerts, and to eat lunch in the dining room. The space is very elegant overall, the exhibits are well-arranged, and you can have a very good meal in the...More

Thank 396Helen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visit the Morgan to see the exhibits but also take in the building and the grounds. Always a nice respite from the hustle of midtown

Thank peter k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must visit IMO.The actual library and the remarkable collection of books are a testament to one of the richest men in the world

Thank AFISHN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is easier to spend a few hours here if you love books and art and are willing to take your time browsing this beautiful museum. This house was owned by the JP Morgan family and is part of the "Connoisseur's Pass" available through August...More

Thank Localgirl0330
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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
25 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.
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