New York City is known around the world for its diverse neighborhoods and pockets. As one of the world’s biggest and most influential centers for the arts including music, film, theatre, dance and visual arts New York City is the ultimate canvass for visitors to see cutting edge art.
In concert with the art scene, New York is known for museum mile, a stretch along Central Park, which is home to the world-renowned Metropolitan Museum of Art, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, National Academy of Design and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Or just a short jaunt across the Brooklyn Bridge, visitors can take in the over one and a half million art pieces at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) where one can see everything from ancient Egyptian masterpieces to contemporary art.
In the mood to take home some of New York’s art? Stroll over to Chelsea a neighborhood known for its art galleries and performance spaces. While there don’t forget to stroll on by the world famous Flatiron Building.