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Queens Museum

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Housed in the historic New York City Building, this museum features modern and contemporary works designed to enrich peoples' appreciation and enjoyment of the fine arts through changing exhibitions, films, family workshops, lectures and...more
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Meridien Road, New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, NY 11368
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the perfect rainy day activity. As if it wasn't cool enough to have miniature New York City in the building it also goes through a daylight cycle. This panorama is especially beautiful during the "nighttime" display Also you don't want to miss the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m originally from Queens and drive past the museum hundreds of times and never visited. It sits in Flushing Meadow Park in a very tranquil area. The art inside is Latin influenced and there are exhibits featuring items from the old Worlds Fairs. Another fun...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019

This museum will always have a special spot in my heart. I remember it from my childhood as part of the World's Fair. In more recent times, my daughter had a painting displayed here.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2019

I was amazed by the Unisphere and Panorama of New York City! The park is beautiful; the fountains were not operational during my visit but I bet they are amazing! I highly recommend this as a sunny day outing!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

We went when it was raining and the puddles were problematic. Parking and access by car is also an issue and I am not sure what the public transport situation would be to get here. On a sunny day, I imagine it is a great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 18, 2019

We came to see the Panorama which we had seen a few years ago featured on the US TV show Mr Robot. It is really worth coming here to see this, it is huge and you can easily pick out different neighbourhoods in all the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

I had the good fortune to decorate this otherwise stark venue for a friends' wedding. Although the wedding went off well and beautiful, and everyone enjoyed themselves, the people in charge behind the scenes were nasty and totally unaccommodating to the independent contractors who were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 1, 2019

I was done visiting my brother in Queens NY. We went here on a rainy day. We spent several hours in it. The "panorama of the city of New York" was amazing. It is a scale model of all five boroughs. They did an amazing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018

Museum is rather usual, yet very spacious and nice to visit. I din't find anything authentic like in other art museums. Staff is friendly. However the panorama is unique, walking above it I felt like flying over New York, and was amazed to see the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Greg K
Reviewed November 24, 2018

We visited the Queens Museum for the first time in many years. In the interim, they have expanded and remodel, and extended their collection. Their primary focus is on artists and artisans who live in Queens. This visit we had a chance to view their...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TG2000
July 15, 2018|
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Response from ArtyForestHills | Reviewed this property |
Why would you when the train stops a few hundred years from the museum?
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jkraft
October 7, 2017|
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Response from 1AnnieEliza | Reviewed this property |
I'd say two hours is plenty, unless you have a lot of interest in a particular exhibit. Be sure to visit the funky little gift shop--lots of great stuff.
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