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Park Avenue Armory

643 Park Ave, New York City, NY 10065-6122
+1 212-616-3930
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Best concert experience of life.

The Bach Goldberg Variations were presented in the most extraordinary way. It relied on mindfulness... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
karen k
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Baltimore, Maryland
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booked a tour of the armory, expecting a detailed history of the building and the regiment... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
travel183654
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New York City, New York
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643 Park Ave, New York City, NY 10065-6122
Upper East Side
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

The Bach Goldberg Variations were presented in the most extraordinary way. It relied on mindfulness principles to allow the concert goer to be fully present to the experience.

1  Thank karen k
Reviewed 28 March 2017

booked a tour of the armory, expecting a detailed history of the building and the regiment. unfortunately was not only disappointed but the regimental history and its members also treated with great disrespect by the guide - he did not know any of the battle...More

Thank travel183654
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This popular venue is used for concerts, art shows, religious services, play venues and large splashy parties. It's huge dimensions are great for vendors if all types and it's park avenue like cation is convenient to transportation, restaurants and stores. I have been here countless...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This venue is one of my favorite places to visit in New York City, either for the gigantic art exhibits, or the regular shows -- art on paper, antiques, others, for for the building and its rooms. Currently, Kate Blanchett has a one person multi-media...More

1  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Dark, brooding, majestic. Eleven concrete towers in a space that is itself a monument to loss represented music to me. I felt immediately part of a gigantic instrument - a stone organ in a church. I entered a pipe and sang Danny Boy - a...More

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Both are marvelous. The exhibition hall is one of the very largest in the United States and has had a number of spectacular exhibitions, not only by a single artist but the various shows that occur here on a regular basis And, over the past...More

1  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 28 June 2016

First let me say you should go here just to see the buildings inside. A lot of history was made here beside just storing guns and ammunition. This is where Louie Armstrong viewing was before he was buried. It has hosted many parties and events...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 25 June 2016

An immense building in the middle of Park Avenue, currently hosting an exhibition by the British artist Martin Creed. This was our first visit to the building. Friendly enthusiastic staff. The exhibit itself has several elements which are not suitable for young children. Only saw...More

Thank ChelseaNicola
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The Armory building is historically well worth visiting. What makes it even more special this summer is the art installation by Martin Creed. He has filled this space with every form of media (dance, music, painting, film and sculpture). He also includes a room that...More

Thank Suzanne N
Reviewed 31 December 2015

I get around to a lot of New York Cultural events. Every year the Park Avenue does a couple of large scale performance/installations. They are always the things most worth seeing in their year. They also have a chamber music series. The performers are all...More

Thank danchess
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livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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