Museum Mile, New York City

One day a year, seven of the country's finest museums, all ones that call Fifth Avenue home, collectively open their doors for free to New Yorkers and visitors for a mile-long block party and visual art celebration.

This traffic-free, music and art-filled celebration fills the street and sidewalks of Fifth Avenue from 82nd to 105th Street, the mile now officially designated as Museum Mile.

Save the Date: June 13, 2017!
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  • If you enjoy walking then Museum Mile needs to be on you list if your visiting Manhattan. So many museums to visit you might have a hard time deciding which to visit. Central Park is on the west side ...  more »
  • As much as I like art museums, this was my favorite part of the trip. MET, Guggenheim, Frick's Collection, Neue Gallerie and Museo del Barrio are, in this order, the most interesting.
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