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Address: 225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York City, NY 10016
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+1 212-685-0008
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Tue - Thu 10:30 - 17:00
Fri 10:30 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station, the Morgan is a...

Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station, the Morgan is a major exhibition venue for fine art, literature, and music, one of New York's great historic sites, and a wonderful place to dine, shop, and attend a concert or film.

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There for Martin Luther exhibit

It was the day before the exhibit ended and we only had an hour so we only did the special exhibit. The exhibit had a copy of his 95 thesis along with letters, books and and... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was the day before the exhibit ended and we only had an hour so we only did the special exhibit. The exhibit had a copy of his 95 thesis along with letters, books and and bibles he wrote/translated.

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Petaluma, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a surprising find. What I liked best was the actual library, with the hidden stair case, and original draft of Dicken's work. Some really wonderful works prior to printing period.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the Morgan library is stunningly beautiful. In addition to the original building, the modern addition features museum galleries with exhibits that change several times a year. The Morgan library holdings are extensive so that only a small selection of the "treasures from the vault" Are on display at any given time. I was blown away too see a Bach score... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Morgan Library is for those who loves old books and libraries, have old books and many famous authors, is not a main tourist museum but I really recommended

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

when I went to the museum they had recited Charles Dickson a Christmas Carol during the holiday season.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The objects and papers on show gave me chills - fascinating, moving and gorgeous. A real gem of a museum/art gallery. Lovely cafe full of fabulously thin New York ladies of a certain age. Martinis were a surprise!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Morgan Library is a must, since it was recently renovated and gained a new building inside the old building. This was a creation of Italian architect Renzo Piano. Enjoy the restaurant .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gem of a museum. The exhibits are well design. The museum is a monument to excellence. Make plans for a fine and well appointed and prepared lunch. Wait staff is exceptional: not intrusive but alert.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both the Memling and the Luther exhibitions are about to close, and I'm glad we had the chance to see them. The former focused on a jewel of late-medieval Flemish art; the latter on an important historical figure and event. The Morgan is always worth visiting; this time the visit was particularly rewarding.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 5th visit to the Morgan Library, and still it entrances. The current Memling exhibition did not disappoint and each viewing of the collection of antique manuscripts provides a 2-3 day filip.

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