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“World-Class”
Review of Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn Museum
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$14.00*
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Brooklyn Museum General Admission
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$29.00*
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New York City All Around Town Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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$109.00*
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Ranked #10 of 235 things to do in Brooklyn
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Brooklyn Museum is one of the largest art museums in the United States and one of the premier art institutions in the world.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Stairs / elevator, Stroller parking, Bathroom facilities, Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access
Reviewed October 19, 2012

This is a world-class museum which is overlooked because of the great museums in Manhattan. It has some great art collections and a rich history. It is worth a trip out to Brooklyn, where you can visit the museum and then go right next door to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

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Reviewed October 14, 2012

I guess I was spoiled by the Metropolitan Museum of Art--but this museum did not live up to its description of being one of the best museums in North America. The caferia was disappointing too--not many fresh choices and a very bleak atmosphere.

Thank prideaux
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Reviewed October 5, 2012

We were on our way to the botanic garden and found this marvels museum, We loved The Dinner Party by Judy Chicago and Jean-Michel Othoniel: My Way If you are near and have the time don’t miss it

Thank blue_or
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Reviewed September 29, 2012

Not to often one can visit a museum a leave thoroughly entertained and well informed, one such place is the Brooklyn Museum.

Its knowledgeble and friendly staff should be commended for their level of enthusiasm and professionalism.

The venue is centrally located adjacent the Eastern Parkway and boast of adjacent properties such as the Botanical Gardens and Prospect Park.

Thank ASC_360
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Reviewed September 17, 2012

We went there early September and expected a high quality of all collections based on reviews and tour guides. This is certainly the case for the Assyrian and Egyptian rooms. But European art is a modest display with few top pieces. Also the modern art collection is modest with not the best Hopper or Segal. Only the dinner party by Judy Chicago is top. Fortunately we could enjoy the Brooklyn heights in the evening....

Thank bartolomeus45
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