Whitney Museum of American Art

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Now located in the Meatpacking District, the Whitney Museum of American Art, founded by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney in 1930, has taken up residence in a new edifice by Renzo Piano. Well known for its temporary exhibitions showing a representative cross section of the current American art scene, the museum also contains an outstanding collection of over 20 000 works of art from the 20C and 21C by artists such as Edward Hopper, Alexander Calder Andy Warhol and Kiki Smith.

Useful information

Address:

99 Gansevoort Street, 10014 New York

Phone:

+1 212-570-3600

Price:

25 $

Opening hours

Sun-Mon and Wed 10.30am-6pm, Fri-Sat 10am-10pm - closed Tue (except Jul-Aug)

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