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Christie's

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20 Rockefeller Plaza, at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10020-1902
+1 212-636-2000
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The Sale of the Century

I never thought I would find myself at Christie's auction house in New York, but there I was on a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda_in_Quincy
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Quincy, Massachusetts
Why not check it out...

This is basically a free museum with unique items that change often. We will definitely go next... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mandjfoy
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Manchester, New Hampshire, United States
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20 Rockefeller Plaza, at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10020-1902
Midtown
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I never thought I would find myself at Christie's auction house in New York, but there I was on a Saturday afternoon in late October. I had read that Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" would be on display before being auctioned on November 15 and,...More

Thank Linda_in_Quincy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is basically a free museum with unique items that change often. We will definitely go next time we are in the city, just for fun viewing and culture!

1  Thank mandjfoy
Reviewed June 25, 2017

One morning last week my wife and I attended an auction of valuable Rolex watches at Christie's. The winning bids ranged from as "low" as $22,000 to a high of $500,000. The drama of some of the auctions was quite compelling, and we could feel...More

Thank LWL3333
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Christie's is right in Rockefeller Center area. It is free and open to the public. There is art, jewelry, furniture or other pieces on display - today there were handbags, lamps, and modern art chairs plus more. Exhibits change regularly. We only had 30-45 minutes...More

Thank ams44
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Christie's is open to the public. There is no charge to walk through the rooms and view the art, jewelry, furniture or other pieces on display. Talk about eye candy! Christie's personnel were welcoming and encouraged inquiries. My group of four poked our heads into...More

Thank TravelinAltHSTeacher
Reviewed August 24, 2016

We returned this morning to Christies in time to attend an auction of household decorative items, artwork and furniture. Bidding was spirited and it was interesting to see how the process operates. We also viewed all the items up for auction today, plus a lot...More

1  Thank LWL3333
Reviewed June 15, 2016

You always here about things being auctioned at Christie's. Well, it has to be for folks with more money than good sense. You can go into Christie's for free and look around. Saw some beautiful jewelry that was going up for auction, First Edition of...More

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed April 1, 2016

We visited and there were preparingg for an action the next day. There were pieces of art and books any where from $1,000 to $250,000. You can actually ask the staff if you can look through the artifacts, no special gloves, no big deal. This...More

Thank T P
Reviewed January 10, 2016

I was a bit nervous walking into such a well-known establishment as Christie’s. Every time you hear about an auction whereby some fancy piece of antiquity was sold for millions of dollars, the reporter always begin with, “Live here at Christie’s..” so we wanted to...More

1  Thank Daniel A
Reviewed December 5, 2015

Go to their webiste to see dates and times for their open-to-the public galleries. It's free and you will see amazing artwork here!

Thank 547melj
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
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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nccountrygirl1947
September 28, 2017|
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Response from LWL3333 | Reviewed this property |
I would not bring coins to Christie's. I would use Google online to find the approximate value from coin dealer websites and decide whether to sell based on what you determine the value to be. This is what I did when I... More
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Sullivan66
November 28, 2015|
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Response from pd32 | Reviewed this property |
No you can't walk in with items. What Chrities will do though is evaluate up to six items for free online. Just download the APP on an iPhone or iPad. It will take 6 - 8 weeks to receive. OR go online and you will see that... More
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