The Whitney Museum of American Art

Address: 945 Madison Avenue, Upper East Side, New York City, 10021, United States
Telephone: 212-570-3600

- Expensive


A one-stop-spot for the best in American Art.

The Whitney boasts one of the greatest collections of 20th century American art in a striking Marcel Breuer building on Madison Avenue. Highlights include top names like Edward Hopper, Georgia O’Keefe and Roy Lichtenstein, but the rotating exhibitions of contemporary artists always offer a surprising discovery or two.

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General admission is US$18 and US$12 for visitors aged 19–25 and 62 and over. Under 18s are free.

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  • Culture vultures
  • Education
  • Art
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