Museum Mile

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The wealth of world-class museums and cultural institutions along the Upper East Side's stretch of Fifth Avenue has given the blocks the moniker, “Museum Mile,” offering the most diverse art-viewing opportunities on any given mile in the country.

  • El Museo del Barrio at 104th Street
  • Museum of the City of New York at 103rd Street
  • Jewish Museum at 92nd Street
  • Cooper-Hewitt National Museum of Design at 91st Street
  • National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts at 89th Street
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum at 88th Street
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art from 82nd to 86th Streets
  • Goethe House German Cultural Center at 82nd Street

Borough Manhattan
Summary Museum Mile is located in the Carnegie Hill neighborhood on the Upper East Side, and is named for a concentrated group of museums along Fifth Avenue.
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