Hidden gems: Museums in New York City


  1. 5.00 Heart of the Art NYC   (37 reviews)
  2. 5.00 The Wine Mansion   (17 reviews)
  3. 5.00 Wilensky Exquisite Mineral Gallery   (14 reviews)
  4. 5.00 Survival Tree   (10 reviews)
  5. 4.90 Indigo House   (24 reviews)
  6. 4.90 Gallery Henoch   (21 reviews)
  7. 4.90 C. J. Yao Art Gallery   (16 reviews)
  8. 4.90 Bowne & Co., Printing Office   (15 reviews)
  9. 4.90 Ferry Manhattan   (11 reviews)
  10. 4.80 Tibet House US   (96 reviews) Cultural center with galleries & library
  11. 4.80 NYC Barber Shop Museum   (82 reviews)
  12. 4.80 Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space (MoRUS)   (64 reviews) Live performances
  13. 4.80 Holographic Studios   (27 reviews)
  14. 4.80 The Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation   (18 reviews)
  15. 4.80 Torah Animal World   (14 reviews)
  16. 4.80 Essex Flowers Gallery   (13 reviews)
  17. 4.80 Discovery Center   (10 reviews)
  18. 4.70 Babycastles   (77 reviews)
  19. 4.70 Museum of natural history   (75 reviews)
  20. 4.70 Temple of Dendur   (70 reviews)
  21. 4.70 The Art Studio NY   (57 reviews)
  22. 4.70 Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue and Museum   (37 reviews)
  23. 4.70 Physical Graffiti Building Led Zeppelin   (34 reviews)
  24. 4.70 The Schomburg Center   (28 reviews)
  25. 4.70 1014 - space for ideas   (15 reviews)
  26. 4.60 The Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University Lenfest Center of the Arts   (80 reviews)
  27. 4.60 The Africa Center   (56 reviews)
  28. 4.60 Museum Tower Condominium   (28 reviews)
  29. 4.60 Fraunces Tavern Museum   (22 reviews)
  30. 4.60 Lightship Ambrose   (20 reviews)
  31. 4.60 Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs   (18 reviews)
  32. 4.60 Sato Sakura Gallery New York   (15 reviews)
  33. 4.60 The American Irish Historical Society   (15 reviews) Library of American-Irish history
  34. 4.60 The Sanctuary   (13 reviews)
  35. 4.60 Robert R Livingston Masonic   (12 reviews)
  36. 4.60 The Brant Family Art Building   (11 reviews)
  37. 4.60 New York Transit Museum Store   (11 reviews)
  38. 4.60 Mishkin Gallery   (10 reviews) College art exhibition space
  39. 4.50 International Center of Photography   (78 reviews) Photography gallery/museum
  40. 4.50 Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA)   (77 reviews) Rotating exhibits & educational programs
  41. 4.50 Hispanic Society Museum & Library   (77 reviews) Museum of Spanish & Latin American arts
  42. 4.50 Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden   (71 reviews) 1799 stone building with period decor
  43. 4.50 Margo Feiden Galleries Ltd. /Al Hirschfeld Gallery at the Mansion/Museum   (52 reviews)
  44. 4.50 City Island Nautical Museum   (50 reviews) Exhibits about the island's history
  45. 4.50 55 Hudson Yards   (44 reviews)
  46. 4.50 The Museum of Interesting Things (advance appt only)   (31 reviews) Private showcase of antiques & oddities
  47. 4.50 Center For Book Arts Inc   (30 reviews) Book-related exhibits in studio setting
  48. 4.50 Universal Hip Hop Museum   (19 reviews)

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What's a Hidden gem?

We call places hidden gems that are new, extremely good, but are not that popular yet - you should check them out. The criteria is to have a rating of 4.5 or more and less than 100 reviews.

This page was last updated on Jul 12, 2022.