SoHo Museums

NEW MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Founded in 1977, the New Museum is a leading destination for new art and new ideas.
It is Manhattan’s only dedicated contemporary art museum and is respected internationally for the adventurousness and global scope of its curatorial program.

The New Museum is located at 235 Bowery (at Prince Street) and is open
Wednesday from 11 a.m.–6 p.m, Thursday from 11 a.m.–9 p.m, and Friday,
Saturday, and Sunday from 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
The Museum is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

235 Bowery
212-219-1222
newmuseum.org

 

The Broken Kilometer
by Walter De Maria is located at Hours for the 2004-2005 season are
Wednesday through Sunday, 12 noon to 6 pm (closed 3:00-3:30),
through June 12, 2005. Admission is free.
393 West Broadway between Spring and Broome Streets.
http://www.brokenkilometer.org

 

CMA
is New York City’s only hands-on art museum for children.
Our Mission is to create opportunities for children,
aged 1 to 12 years old, to reach their full potential in the visual & performing arts.
Every day children work with paint, glue, paper and recycled materials to paint,
sculpt, build and imagine.
They can also play in the ball pond & art house, enjoy independent projects & activities, explore our exhibitions & meet other New York families.
http://cmany.org

 

The New York Earth Room
by Walter De Maria is located at 141 Wooster Street
between Houston and Prince Streets.
Hours for the 2004-2005 season are Wednesday through
Sunday, 12 noon to 6 pm (closed 3:00-3:30),
through June 12, 2005. Admission is free.
http://www.earthroom.org

 

The New York City Fire Museum
houses one of the nation’s most important collections of fire related art and artifacts
from the late 18th century to the present. Among its holdings are painted leather buckets, helmets, parade hats and belts, lanterns and tools, pre Civil War hand pumped fire engines, horse drawn vehicles and early motorized apparatus. The New York City Fire Museum is located in a renovated 1904 firehouse at 278 Spring Street in the SoHo district of Manhattan.
http://www.nycfiremuseum.org