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Brooklyn Museum


200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11238
United States

(??.? miles from you)


Brooklyn Museum


(??.? miles from you)

200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11238
United States


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Why You Should Go...

Visit Brooklyn Museum, one of the oldest and largest museums in New York, featuring a collection that leaves every visitor pleasantly surprised. Explore an extensive and comprehensive permanent collection that include

Take the train or ride a double-decker bus over the Brooklyn Bridge past historical prewar buildings with gorgeous brownstones. Located in Prospect Heights, right in the center of Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum is a great starting point for further exploration of this charming neighborhood. Enjoy joint ticketing with the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, located right next door to the museum, and visit The Zoo and Prospect Park.

All photographs by R. Mason Photography

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Why You Should Go...

Visit Brooklyn Museum, one of the oldest and largest museums in New York, featuring a collection that leaves every visitor pleasantly surprised. Explore an extensive and comprehensive permanent collection that includes ancient Egyptian masterpieces, African art, American and European paintings, decorative arts, and the Dinner Party by Judy Chicago. Experience BKM's frequent special exhibitions, which feature artists of a broad spectrum.

Take the train or ride a double-decker bus over the Brooklyn Bridge past historical prewar buildings with gorgeous brownstones. Located in Prospect Heights, right in the center of Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum is a great starting point for further exploration of this charming neighborhood. Enjoy joint ticketing with the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, located right next door to the museum, and visit The Zoo and Prospect Park.

All photographs by R. Mason Photography

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday, Tuesday

Hours:

11:00am - 6:00pm

Closed

Closed

10:00am - 6:00pm

10:00am - 10:00pm

10:00am - 6:00pm

11:00am - 6:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, MC, Visa, AMEX, Discover, ATM On-Site, Debit

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Groups, AAA Members, Military

Access: Public Transportation, Service Animals, Wheelchair

Parking: Paid On-site, Street, Valet, Bus, Bicycle

Available: Patio Dining, Kids Activities, Family Restroom, Changing Station, Wheelchairs, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Banquet Facilities, Self-Guided Tour, Wi-fi, Guided Tour, Multilingual Staff, Private Tour, Gift Shop, Café, Souvenirs, Restaurant, Bar, Concessions, Vending Machines, Private Dining

Extra Fun...

Insider Info

Download The Ask APP on iPhone and Android. Take a picture of anything in the museum and ask a question. Art historians will respond back in real time.

Enjoy joint ticketing with Botanical Gardens, where buses can park for only $30 all day. Explore both sites for one low price. Prospect Park Zoo, Grand Army Plaza Library, and Prospect's Lefrak Center are only a few steps away.

Take the 2 or 3 train to Eastern Parkway/Brooklyn Museum. The neighborhood is tourism-friendly and a must-see. The museum is located 20 minutes outside of Manhattan and has voucher programming with Big Bus and Grey-Line.

Fun Facts

Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892), one of America's most influential poets, lived and worked at Brooklyn Museum for part of his life. Whitman's reminiscences provide a vivid account of artistic activity in Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Museum's collection is world renowned and highly respected, featuring one of the largest African collections, extensive Egyptian collections, and the Dinner Party by Judy Chicago, which represents the first feminist wing to be featured at a museum.

Explore the Visible Storage Center, a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at how museums work.

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    We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85
    Focusing on the work of black women artists, this exhibit examines the political, social, cultural, and aesthetic priorities of women of color during the emergence of second-wave feminism.

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Why You Should Go...

Visit Brooklyn Museum, one of the oldest and largest museums in New York, featuring a collection that leaves every visitor pleasantly surprised. Explore an extensive and comprehensive permanent collection that includes ancient Egyptian masterpieces, African art, American and European paintings, decorative arts, and the Dinner Party by Judy Chicago. Experience BKM's frequent special exhibitions, which feature artists of a broad spectrum.

Take the train or ride a double-decker bus over the Brooklyn Bridge past historical prewar buildings with gorgeous brownstones. Located in Prospect Heights, right in the center of Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum is a great starting point for further exploration of this charming neighborhood. Enjoy joint ticketing with the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, located right next door to the museum, and visit The Zoo and Prospect Park.

All photographs by R. Mason Photography

More...

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday, Tuesday

Hours:
11:00am - 6:00pm
Closed
Closed
10:00am - 6:00pm
10:00am - 10:00pm
10:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 6:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, MC, Visa, AMEX, Discover, ATM On-Site, Debit

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Groups, AAA Members, Military

Access: Public Transportation, Service Animals, Wheelchair

Parking: Paid On-site, Street, Valet, Bus, Bicycle

Available: Patio Dining, Kids Activities, Family Restroom, Changing Station, Wheelchairs, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Banquet Facilities, Self-Guided Tour, Wi-fi, Guided Tour, Multilingual Staff, Private Tour, Gift Shop, Café, Souvenirs, Restaurant, Bar, Concessions, Vending Machines, Private Dining

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  • Sep

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  • We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Brooklyn Museum

    We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85

    Brooklyn Museum

    We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85
    Focusing on the work of black women artists, this exhibit examines the political, social, cultural, and aesthetic priorities of women of color during the emergence of second-wave feminism.

Show more

Extra Fun

Insider Info

Download The Ask APP on iPhone and Android. Take a picture of anything in the museum and ask a question. Art historians will respond back in real time.

Enjoy joint ticketing with Botanical Gardens, where buses can park for only $30 all day. Explore both sites for one low price. Prospect Park Zoo, Grand Army Plaza Library, and Prospect's Lefrak Center are only a few steps away.

Take the 2 or 3 train to Eastern Parkway/Brooklyn Museum. The neighborhood is tourism-friendly and a must-see. The museum is located 20 minutes outside of Manhattan and has voucher programming with Big Bus and Grey-Line.

Fun Facts

Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892), one of America's most influential poets, lived and worked at Brooklyn Museum for part of his life. Whitman's reminiscences provide a vivid account of artistic activity in Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Museum's collection is world renowned and highly respected, featuring one of the largest African collections, extensive Egyptian collections, and the Dinner Party by Judy Chicago, which represents the first feminist wing to be featured at a museum.

Explore the Visible Storage Center, a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at how museums work.

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First Saturdays sponsored by Target

Enjoy engaging and eclectic free art and entertainment every month except September, 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Happy Hour is at 7:00 PM.

Enjoy engaging and eclectic free art and e...

Enjoy engaging and eclectic free art and entertainment every month except September, 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Happy Hour is at 7:00 PM.

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04/25/2017 - 08/31/2017

Thursday Night Programming

Enjoy everything from salsa lessons and jazz dinners to social group gatherings and artist talks.

Enjoy everything from salsa lessons and ja...

Enjoy everything from salsa lessons and jazz dinners to social group gatherings and artist talks.

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04/25/2017 - 12/31/2017

Brooklyn Talks Series

The Brooklyn Talks series hold conversations highlighting relevant issues. Past guests in conversation include Madonna, Spike Lee, Iggy Pop, Angela Davis, and Ai Wei Wei.

The Brooklyn Talks series hold conversatio...

The Brooklyn Talks series hold conversations highlighting relevant issues. Past guests in conversation include Madonna, Spike Lee, Iggy Pop, Angela Davis, and Ai Wei Wei.

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04/25/2017 - 12/31/2017

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