Brooklyn Museum - Ancient to Contemporary ArtFrom its gorgeously grand exterior, to its incredible collection of contemporary and historic art, the Brooklyn Museum features 560,000 square feet of inspiring space for art lovers to wander and admire the glory of human expression. Located in the heart of Brooklyn - one of New York City's most creative and exciting urban centers - the museum offers a permanent collection that includes contemporary art, European painting, ancient Egyptian masterpieces, African art, and decorative arts. The Brooklyn Museum also presents cutting-edge exhibitions that reflect a fresh view of visual arts, as well as engagement with today's most significant artists and ideas. One of the oldest and largest art museums in the country, it's a prominent part of the 19th-century cultural complex of parks and gardens that includes Prospect Park, Prospect Park Zoo, and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
Prices -Suggested contributions: $12 Adults; $8 Students w/ ID & Seniors 62+; Free for Children Under 12 with Adult.
Hours -Wednesday 11am - 6pm; Thursday 11am - 10pm; Friday-Sunday 11am - 6pm; First Saturday of Month (except September) 5pm-11pm. , and Brooklyn Botanic
- Target First Saturdays
- Children's Book Fair
- Holiday Celebrations
- Thursday Evenings
- Art Exhibits
- Art Programs