Visit The Guggenheim Museum & 3h Manhattan Walking Tour


The museum is open today from 10:30 am–5:30 pm.
The store is open from 10:30 am–5:30 pm.


approximately 5 hours


All levels of the museum are accessible by elevator except for the High Gallery. The High Gallery, located at the top of the first ramp, has two low stairs at the entrance. A partial view is possible from Rotunda Levels 1 and 2.

Standard manual wheelchairs are available free of charge and do not require reservations. Please ask a security guard at the entrance for assistance. Motorized wheelchairs are allowed in the museum.

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is an icon in New York City. Explore its swirling structure and eclectic displays now!


1071, 5th Avenue, New York, New York, 10128

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(212) 423 3500

Getting There

Travel on the 4, 5, 6, and Q subway lines.

Take the M1, M2, M3, or M4 bus lines on Madison or Fifth Avenue.


1071, 5th Avenue, New York, New York, 10128

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The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City is an architectural marvel and a shining example of contemporary art. Designed by famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright, the museum’s unique circular structure is a monument to ingenuity and inventiveness.


A Spiral Journey Through Modern Art

Opened in 1959, the Guggenheim Museum stands as an architectural marvel, housing an extensive collection of modern and contemporary art. Its repository boasts masterpieces by iconic artists such as Picasso, Kandinsky, and Pollock, offering visitors a profound glimpse into the evolution of artistry. The museum’s distinctive spiral design transcends mere structural ingenuity; it facilitates a fluid and captivating journey through artistic expression.

This innovative architectural approach, characterized by a continuous ramp that spirals upwards around a central atrium, not only redefines conventional museum layouts but also fosters a unique and immersive viewing experience. As visitors ascend the spiraling ramp, they are enveloped by a seamless fusion of space and art, with each turn revealing new perspectives and juxtapositions.


Guggenheim: Beyond Architecture

The Guggenheim Museum is well-known for its spectacular architecture, but it is also celebrated for its contemporary exhibitions and inclusive educational initiatives. From avant-garde exhibitions to innovative educational programs, the organization fosters creative appreciation and critical thinking across a wide range of demographics. It serves as a bustling hub for creativity and contemporary art discourse, encouraging people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in the wonderful world of visual expression.


Where Art and Architecture Converge

Step into the Guggenheim’s galleries and immerse yourself in a world where art and architectural magnificence coexist. From seasoned art enthusiasts to interested newbies, guests embark on an amazing voyage through modern art and design. Wander at your speed, taking in amazing artwork and admiring the museum’s structural genius. Each visit to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is an opportunity to explore creativity and culture uniquely.


  • Iconic Architecture, Endless Inspiration: Enter Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterwork at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
  • Modern Art Oasis: Our acclaimed collection immerses you in a world of creativity and innovation.
  • Cultural Hub, Dynamic Experiences: Discover thought-provoking exhibitions and activities that both challenge and inspire.
  • Artistic Adventure Awaits: At the Guggenheim Museum, you will fuel your curiosity and enthusiasm for art.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Café Rebay (open Monday–Friday, 11 am–4 pm, and Saturday–Sunday, 11 am–5 pm) serves pastries and chocolates, fresh sandwiches and salads, as well as Lavazza coffee, tea, wine, and beer.

The Wright restaurant is temporarily closed; outside food and drink are not permitted, except personal water bottles.

Still photography for noncommercial, personal use is permitted, unless otherwise noted in the galleries. The use of tripods and camera extension poles is prohibited.