Attractions in New York | Whitney Museum of Art
The Whitney Museum of Art is one the Attractions in New York located a short distance from our NYC Hotel.
For art enthusiasts, the Whitney Museum of Art is one of the can’t-miss Attractions in New York. A favorite of locals and guests at our NYC Hotel, “The Whitney” is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon.
About The Whitney Museum of Art:
The Whitney Museum of Art is more than just a place to look at fabulous works of art. It is also a place where those who desire a career in art can come to learn some of the necessary skills. The 200,000 square-foot building, which is the home of this Attraction in New York, opened in May of 2015. The building itself is a masterpiece which cost $400 million and was designed under the watchful eye of Renzo Piano.
Visitors can attend workshops, classes, and lectures. There are offerings for all ages. Kids, teens, and adults will all find something to interest them. Both academic and public programs are available. Whether you’re a hobbyist or are pursuing a serious career in the art world, there is something for you.
A number of community Events take place at The Whitney throughout the year. This includes family events, special exhibits, artist demonstrations, and much more. A full schedule of Events is available on the Museum’s website.
With all of its educational offerings, The Whitney Museum of Art is still a museum at heart. The collection includes more than 21,000 pieces that are the work of 3,000 artists. You can enjoy the collection with a self-guided tour. Take advantage of the multimedia guides to make the most of your time at this popular Attraction in New York.
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Monday through Friday - 10:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
CLOSED on Tuesday's
Seniors and Students $18.00
Select Tours are Free Call for information