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Museum of Arts and Design

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great visit to the Museum of Arts and Design. It is on the small side but they have a lot of interesting exhibits. Enjoyed the Burke Prize winners. Lots of diversity in their craft and educational. Anne Lindberg's fiber art installation was also...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank metrochica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I have to admit that the reason I won’t give 5 stars to this museum was the $15 fee, even though I enjoyed viewing the various exhibitions I felt that it was definitely overpriced. Fairly small museum with gallery spaces on 4 levels, we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

This museum may not be as big as others, but the exhibits are interesting and unique. The museum store, downstairs, is expensive but wonderful, carrying many special artsy items. Very nice jewelry. The museum is located in Columbus Circle - which is a great area...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

The website info made this sound like a really interesting and worthwhile place to visit, with much to see. There are 5 floors and we(myself and 3 others) spent less than an hour, including the gift shop. There were a few items that were worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JohnCG22
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

A range of beautiful, clever, unusual exhibits to look at demonstrating some skilful artisanal work. The section displaying jewellery has some exceptional pieces. There are also things to amuse such as Putins Coronation Crown.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

This museum is very small and different than the others. The best bonus is the restaurant “Robert” and the gift shop. Robert is in the top floor and had great views of Central Park and Columbus Circle. Food was very good but it took a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

Located one block from Columbus circle, this museum is housed in a modern, 6-7 story building. On the top floor, there is a restaurant; however, the day we visited, it was closed for a private function. There is no other place for a beverage or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed three exhibits at our recent visit to the Museum of Arts and Design: La Frontera—Encounters Along the Border. What a moving display. The stairs with questions written on them were unsettling. Tanya Aguiñiga: Craft & Care—fascinating structures —and —Surface/Depth The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

This is not a conventional art gallery or museum, so I suppose it won't be for everyone -- but art doesn't have to be famous or conventional to be interesting and/or beautiful. Unfortunately this is a small museum; I wish I could have seen more....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We’ve only discovered this museum a few years ago but generally love it for unusual and creative exhibits. And the icing on the cake is the near top floor restaurant Robert where are you can even go just to enjoy the view and have a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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