Museum Mile Festival

Museum Mile Festival Museums along Fifth Avenue between 82nd to 105th Street collectively open their door for free to New Yorkers and visitors. One day a year, seven of the country's finest museums, all ones that call Fifth Avenue home, collectively open their doors for free to New Yorkers and visitors for a mile-long block party and visual art celebration.
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This traffic-free, music and art-filled celebration fills the street and sidewalks of Fifth Avenue from 82nd to 105th Street, the mile now officially designated as Museum Mile. Save the Date: June 13, 2017!

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We hope you enjoyed #MuseumMIle2015 yesterday! Send us some of your favorite moments and you might be featured!
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Don't miss the biggest block party in New York! #MuseumMileFestival is TONIGHT! Remember to use the tags #MMF2015, #Muse...
06/09/2015
Don’t Miss the Biggest Block Party in New York

Don't miss the biggest block party in New York! #MuseumMileFestival is TONIGHT! Remember to use the tags #MMF2015, #MuseumMileFestival or #MuseumMile2015!

The 37th Annual Museum Mile Festival takes place June 9 on New York’s Upper East Side

The #rooftop gardens installation will be open at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York for #MuseumMile2015! Get ...
06/08/2015
The Roof Garden Commission | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The #rooftop gardens installation will be open at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York for #MuseumMile2015! Get the details here!

This spring Pierre Huyghe (born 1962, Paris) has installed the third in a new series of site-specific commissions for the Museum's Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden. His project explores the transformation of cultural and biological systems through a dynamic gathering of components derived from…

Check out the #Annual2015: The Depth of the Surface at National Academy Museum & School for #MuseumMile2015! Want to see...
06/07/2015
The Annual 2015: The Depth of the Surface

Check out the #Annual2015: The Depth of the Surface at National Academy Museum & School for #MuseumMile2015! Want to see what else is on view during the festival? Click to our website at museummilefestival.org!

The Annual 2015 is a celebration of the Academy’s members and, as in years past, features a broad range of styles employed by several generations of National Academicians.

Mommy Poppins loves #MuseumMileFestival! What's your family up to on June 9th?
06/06/2015
25 Best Free Annual Family Festivals for NYC Kids

Mommy Poppins loves #MuseumMileFestival! What's your family up to on June 9th?

I'm one of those parents who likes to plan. You know the type: I buy a big wall calendar every December and take strange pleasure in filling it all up with birthdays, class schedules and my family's f

We're featured in the Mommy Nearest top 10 list for things to do in June! Tuesday June 9th at 6PM, explore 5th avenue du...
06/06/2015
10 Best Things To Do in NYC in June 2015

We're featured in the Mommy Nearest top 10 list for things to do in June! Tuesday June 9th at 6PM, explore 5th avenue during #MuseumMileFestival!

You won't want to miss these summer favorites for families this June in NYC!

#DJMosco is hanging out with El Museo del Barrio for #MuseumMileFestival!
06/06/2015
Upcoming Events MUSEUM MILE FESTIVAL 2015 | El Museo del Barrio

#DJMosco is hanging out with El Museo del Barrio for #MuseumMileFestival!

Stop by El Museo during this years Museum Mile Festival for a performance by Calpulli Mexican Dance Company, music by DJ Mosco spinning funk inspired by old school break beats and Mexican nostalgia, and art-making for the entire family!

The Cooper Hewitt Museum will be hosting the opening ceremony for #MuseumMileFestival2015! Get all the details for June ...
06/05/2015

The Cooper Hewitt Museum will be hosting the opening ceremony for #MuseumMileFestival2015! Get all the details for June 9th on the website! museummilefestival.org!

Do you have any favorite photos from last year's #MuseumMileFestival? Share them with us this week and you might be feat...
06/05/2015
Museum Mile (@MuseumMileNYC) | Twitter

Do you have any favorite photos from last year's #MuseumMileFestival? Share them with us this week and you might be featured on our Twitter account!

The latest Tweets from Museum Mile (@MuseumMileNYC). We're nine museums along Fifth Avenue. Follow us for year-round tweets about what’s happening at each museum, and stay tuned for the 2015 Festival!. Museum Mile, New York City

We've heard that Neue Galerie New York is setting up a kissing booth for #MuseumMile2015! Ok maybe not, but you CAN get ...
06/04/2015

We've heard that Neue Galerie New York is setting up a kissing booth for #MuseumMile2015! Ok maybe not, but you CAN get this great Aerin Rose Balm Lipstick set, inspired by the original "Woman in Gold" from their shop during the #MuseumMileFestival! 6/9!

What bands are you looking forward to for this year's #MuseumMileFestival? Get the schedule and other details on the web...
06/04/2015
Museum Mile Festival, New York City’s Largest Block Party

What bands are you looking forward to for this year's #MuseumMileFestival? Get the schedule and other details on the website!

New York City’s Biggest Block Party takes places at 6–9pm on Tuesday, June 13th, 2013. Fifth Avenue between 82–105th Streets. Free. Rain or Shine.

#LaurieSimmons #JMHowWeSee is up from The Jewish Museum for #MuseumMile2015!
06/04/2015
Laurie Simmons: How We See

#LaurieSimmons #JMHowWeSee is up from The Jewish Museum for #MuseumMile2015!

In How We See, Laurie Simmons draws on the “Doll Girls” subculture of people who alter themselves with makeup, dress, and even cosmetic surgery to look like Barbie, baby dolls, and anime characters. Evoking the tradition of the high-school portrait — when teenagers present their idealized selves to…

The Africa Center, El Museo del Barrio, Museum of the City of New York, The Jewish Museum, Cooper Hewitt, National Acade...
06/04/2015
Museum Mile Festival, New York City’s Largest Block Party

The Africa Center, El Museo del Barrio, Museum of the City of New York, The Jewish Museum, Cooper Hewitt, National Academy Museum & School, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Neue Galerie New York, and the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. They're all here, where will you be? 6/9, get the http://museummilefestival.org/

New York City’s Biggest Block Party takes places at 6–9pm on Tuesday, June 9th, 2015. Fifth Avenue between 82–105th Streets. Free. Rain or Shine.

Check out the exhibit, #HipHopRevolution: Photographs by Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper at Museum of the ...
06/03/2015
Hip-Hop Revolution

Check out the exhibit, #HipHopRevolution: Photographs by Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper at Museum of the City of New York during #MuseumMile2015!

Photographs by Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper.

"SELF: Portraits of Artists in their Absence" explores the relationship artists have with their own image - it opens on ...
01/15/2015
Upcoming Exhibitions

"SELF: Portraits of Artists in their Absence" explores the relationship artists have with their own image - it opens on the 29th at the National Academy Museum http://bit.ly/1tv9eGH

Upcoming art exhibitions at the National Academy Museum

“There’s a very strong correlation I see between the way Gaitonde thought, the way he lived, and the way he painted.” - ...
01/13/2015
V. S. Gaitonde: Painting as Process, Painting as Life

“There’s a very strong correlation I see between the way Gaitonde thought, the way he lived, and the way he painted.” - painter Krishen Khanna on Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde, currently on view at the Guggenheim http://bit.ly/1Bk5k1W

Comprising 35 major paintings and 20 works on paper drawn from leading public institutions and private collections across Asia, Europe, and the...

Next month, El Museo del Barrio will show the work of Gabriel Figueroa, one of the most important cinematographers of th...
01/12/2015
UNDER THE MEXICAN SKY: Gabriel Figueroa—Art and Film | El Museo del Barrio

Next month, El Museo del Barrio will show the work of Gabriel Figueroa, one of the most important cinematographers of the so-called Golden Age of Mexican Cinema, along with paintings by Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco, Manuel Rodriguez Lozano and José Chavez Morado http://bit.ly/1zrRFUv

UNDER THE MEXICAN SKY: Gabriel Figueroa—Art and Film On view March 4, 2015 – June 27, 2015 From the early 1930s through the early 1980s, the...

The Museum of the City of New York has a great collection blog! Check it out here: http://bit.ly/1tv9SUv
01/08/2015
mcnyblog

The Museum of the City of New York has a great collection blog! Check it out here: http://bit.ly/1tv9SUv

Where the past informs the future.

Gifted young musicians will be performing in the Café Sabarsky at the Neue Galerie's recital at 7pm! http://bit.ly/1D3a4...
01/07/2015
www.neuegalerie.org

Gifted young musicians will be performing in the Café Sabarsky at the Neue Galerie's recital at 7pm! http://bit.ly/1D3a4KI

RECITAL 7 p.m. Gifted young musicians perform in the Café Sabarsky. This series is presented in partnership with the Perlman Music Program....

01/06/2015

Lee Krasner and Norman Lewis "shared a visual language that was a subtler, more intimate dialect of Abstract Expressionism." - The New York Times about the Jewish Museum's show. Catch it before it's too late! http://bit.ly/1tf1LFR

Only a week left to catch El Museo del Barrio's Marisol show!
01/02/2015

Only a week left to catch El Museo del Barrio's Marisol show!

01/02/2015

Tonight, art historian Inés Powell explores works of art in the Met's permanent collection that influenced El Greco (Free with museum admission) http://bit.ly/1CQdW4L

And a happy new year and January to you all with the Guggenheim's Vincent van Gogh's Landscape with snow (1888)! http://...
01/01/2015

And a happy new year and January to you all with the Guggenheim's Vincent van Gogh's Landscape with snow (1888)! http://bit.ly/149mcyp

12/31/2014

Is there a better way to spend the last day of the year than to stroll down the Guggenheim's ramps?

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5th Avenue Between 82nd & 105th Streets
New York, NY
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SUBWAY: 4,5 to Lexington Avenue Line to 86th Street station or 6 to 86th, 96th and 103rd Street stations, walk two blocks west to Fifth Avenue 2,3 to 110th Street and Lenox Avenue, walk one block east to Fifth Avenue, then south to 105th Street or C, 1 to 86th or 96th street, then M86 or M96 crosstown bus across Central Park to Fifth Avenue BUS: From Penn Station:Take M4 bus to 83rd Street and Madison Avenue M1, M3, M4 northbound on Madison Avenue or southbound on Fifth AvenueM86 on 86th Street, M96 on 96th Street See more at: http://museummilefestival.org/index.php/directions/#sthash.3n99XkSR.dpuf

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One day a year, some of the country's finest museums, all ones that call Fifth Avenue home, collectively open their doors for free to New Yorkers and visitors. This traffic-free, music and art-filled celebration fills the street and sidewalks of Fifth Avenue from 82nd to 105th Street, the mile now officially designated as Museum Mile

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