Exhibit highlights include: Theater Collection: showcases treasures from NYC theater production dating all the way back to 1785! The collection contains materials like annotated scripts, articles, contracts, memorabilia, and more from famous Broadway productions and personalities alike. Paintings & Sculpture: see depictions of what New York City life and architecture looked like in the early 18th century to today with works of art from the likes of Gilbert Stuart, John Trumbull, John Wesley Jarvis, and more. Costume & Textiles: a fascinating interpretation of clothing not only as a medium of aesthetic but also of social status and commentary. Browse the museum’s forefront collection of New York City-centric attire and see the aesthetic evolution of fashion and learn about factors that contribute to trends. Prints & Photographs: explore New York’s photographic evolution and the proliferation of photography as a medium of documentation with the museum’s over 22,000 images that chronicle New York life from 1892 through 1942.
This experience is part of the New York City Explorer 4 Choice Pass.
The Big Apple has so much to offer for everyone world-famous museums, unique city attractions, memorable movie locations, the best-hidden food spots, and unique historic locations. You can choose 3 experiences in addition to The Museum of The City of New York. With 30 days from your preferred activation date, you can explore your chosen attractions at leisure.
You can choose up to 3 extra experiences and you can choose from:
Empire State Building
Top of the Rock Observatory
Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus (24 Hour Ticket)
Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Immigration Museum - Ferry Ticket
American Museum of Natural History
The Museum of Modern Art
9/11 Tribute Center & Walking Tour
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Ripley's Believe It or Not!
Museum of Sex
New York Historical Society Museum
Brooklyn Museum & Brooklyn Botanic Garden Combo
The Met Cloisters
New York Botanical Garden
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center