Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY 10029

Explore the history of New York City through the photos and interactive presentations at the Museum of the City of New York. A lot of interesting materials to explore: a detailed analysis of the architecture, the birth of skyscrapers, the history of the bridge building, and absolutely amazing photos of the city during the different periods of its life.

A list of current and future exhibitions is available online.

Admission is $18.

If during this visit to NYC you don’t have the time to get to the museum, take a look at the museum’s website. It features some 50,000 amazing photos.

But if you have time to visit the museum, don’t forget there is a gift store there. Buy something for yourself to remember, and bring a piece of New York City to those who you’d like to share your emotions with.