New York City Museums
Experience Manhattan Culture
Arts and culture thrive in this city and staying at The Palace places you within close proximity of many must-see New York City museums and theatres. Use our guide to locate some of our favorite spots and experience Manhattan culture at its finest.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
One of the greatest museums in the world, this impressive building spans over two million square feet and houses over 6,500 pieces of art in the form of paintings, sculptures, photographs and more.
Museum of Modern Art
Simply referred to as MoMA, New York's Modern Museum of Art is home to the greatest modern art collection in the world.
The Guggenheim is a stunning building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, that houses timeless pieces of art from Van Gogh, Picasso, and Gaugin to name a few. Performances, tours and special exhibitions are also offered throughout the year.
American Museum of Natural History
The world's largest natural history museum, displaying 35 million artifacts including a 563-carat sapphire, a dinosaur mummy, a 94-foot whale and a butterfly conservatory.
Madame Tussaud's New York
The New York version of the popular London-based attraction showcases 175 wax statues of celebrities and historical portraits.
New York City Ballet
New York City Ballet often stages 60 ballets or more in its winter and spring seasons at Lincoln Center each year. Since its formation in 1948, the company has brought world-class ballet to the stage in the heart of the city.
The Metropolitan Opera
The Met has been a vivacious source of creative talent, including singers, composers, orchestra musicians, stage directors, visual artists and dancers since 1883.