Brooklyn Museum
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200 Eastern Pkwy, NY
(718) 638-5000

Brooklyn Museum

Schedule:          Wednesday and Weekends from 11 a.m. to 6:00 pm
                          Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
                          Monday - Tuesday Closed


The Brooklyn Museum is one of the biggest and oldest museums of the country; It has elevators to visit the 5 levels. His extensive world famous collection includes more than one and a half million items, from ancient Egyptian masterpieces to contemporary art, representing a wide range of cultures, the building itself is a masterpiece. It is located just 30 minutes by Metro from downtown Manhattan, it has its own subway station recently renovated, it’s part of a group of parks and gardens from the nineteenth century, which also includes Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and Prospect Park’ Zoo.

Our advice:

the best time to visit the museum is in the morning, after going around, you may have lunch in the restaurant which has a good menu. 

On the first Saturday of each month, except in September, from 5 pm to 11 pm, the museum houses a huge free party with dancing and performances. 

Several bars offer beer and wine; The coffee shop serves food until closing, parking is limited but free. 

There are art classes in painting, printmaking, drawing, sculpture and media arts are offered for adults and children 4 and older. Registration required. For more information, contact the Division of Education: 718-638-5000, ext. 478.

One of the largest art museums in the country offers a majestic setting for a wedding. The newly renovated Fine Arts Court, with its magnificent arches, bronze chandelier and glass floor of the historic block, for up to 800 guests for a seated dinner. Rubin Pavilion and Grand Lobby for up to 1,000 guests for a cocktail of luxury. Rental rates from $ 10,000 for a five-hour event.

The museum libraries and archives are open by appointment. For information, call 718-501-6307.

Even though there is a suggested amount to pay, you may pay what you can.