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Manhattan Art & Antique Center

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One stop shopping for the finest in European antiques.

Heavy in the decorative arts and silver, this is the go to place in NY to see the finest quality... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2017
Stuart S
Boston, Massachusetts
Incredible display of diverse pieces

A great place to wander around admiring the many shops displaying unique historical pieces of... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2017
Brian S
Meaford, Canada
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Nov 9, 2017
“One stop shopping for the finest in European antiques.”
Jan 12, 2018
“Decent. Antique center some very good vendors and some losers”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1050 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-4063
+1 212-355-4400
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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

There are some excellent vendors of African art, Judaica, crystal and silver. Depends on your taste but generally a good collection. They are rather stiff on prices however probably due to high rental costs. There are other choice Fes not far away.

Thank Allan S
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Heavy in the decorative arts and silver, this is the go to place in NY to see the finest quality European antiques. No bargains here, these are dealers in top quality.

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed September 21, 2017

A great place to wander around admiring the many shops displaying unique historical pieces of European, African and Asian origins. Many unique photographic opportunities. Close to the U.N.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

Monthly visitor to the MAAC and always buying antiques, art, furniture and jewelry. The dealers are extremely friendly, knowledgeable and professional. Always returning to the MAAC to buy items to add in my collection. Dealers here are well established and most have been in the...More

1  Thank Trendy_Explorer
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Are you comfortable browsing? You can browse all day at very unique and many amazing artifacts. If you can't walk away, then get out your wallet and take that treasure home. A special shout out to LEV TOV ANTIQUES! They were so hospitable as we...More

Thank jnlclayton
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Unfortunately not what it used to be with several empty stalls but still your best bet for European antiques. Certainly a good education if nothing else.

1  Thank Stuart S
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

What a disappointment. Came across the island in a taxi and every store except for one or two was closed. Apparently that is usually the case on Saturday. The web site should indicate that most stores (almost all) are closed much of the time. What...More

Thank IanandEd
Reviewed April 8, 2016

Manhattan Art & Antiques Center reminds me of the Louvre des Antiquaires in Paris. Multi-level building filled with stalls of vendors selling all kinds of antiques, ranging from furniture, to crystal / porcelain, to art / sculpture, to precious jewelry. Pieces also range from unsigned...More

1  Thank wanderlust s
Reviewed February 18, 2015

3 Story Indoor Arcade, With 80 Individual Family Owned & Operated Shops. Selling Antiques, Silver, Jewelry, Paintings, Watches, Furniture, Art, Chandeliers, Statuary, Rugs, Mirrors, Perfumery, Books, Judaica, Advertising, Memorabilia, African Art, Asian. 15th to 21st Century. From All Continents. A Hands On Museum, Where You...More

1  Thank Anthony M
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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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