Art Museums in New York
New York is home to multiple museums that showcase some of the most exclusive, prominent and important works of art that humanity has produced. The most famous art museums in New York are the Museum of Modern Art, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art.
Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art, as the name suggests, is dedicated to collecting and showcasing some of the most important works of modern art. MoMA is also considered to be the largest and most influential museums of modern art in the world.
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is the home to an ever-expanding collection of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, early Modern and contemporary art.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the United States and also one of the most visited in the world. It is home to over 2 million works of art in its permanent collection.
Whitney Museum of American Art
The Whitney Museum of American Art focuses on works of art from America and has more than 21,000 paintings, sculptures, drawings, films, photographs, and artifacts of by more than 3,000 artists from America.