Home to one of the world's finest collections of modern and contemporary art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is itself a masterpiece. Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and completed in 1959, the building is a New York City landmark, located on Fifth Avenue's magnificent "Museum Mile."|
Walk along the grand ramp that curves from the ground up to the dome and discover extraordinary special exhibitions featuring important artists from the 19th century through the present. The permanent collection includes world-renowned artists such as Calder, Chagall, Kandinsky, Klee, Picasso, and van Gogh.
- Bypass ticket line
- Admission to all galleries
- Complimentary audio tour
- Complimentary daily, guided highlight tours at 11 AM, 1 PM, and 3 PM
This intimate collection exhibition highlights paintings completed at the moment the artist transitioned toward complete abstraction and published his aesthetic treatise.
Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian House and Pavilion
This presentation, comprised of selected materials from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives, pays homage to the first Frank Lloyd Wright–designed structures in New York City.
Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, Latin America
June 13–October 1, 2014
The exhibition reconsiders what constitutes contemporary art in Latin America. It investigates the practices of a current generation of artists and examines a diversity of creative responses to shared complex realities.
Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe
February 21–September 1, 2014
Presenting over 300 works executed between 1909 and 1944, the exhibition encompasses not only painting and sculpture, but also architecture, design, ceramics, fashion, film, photography, advertising, free-form poetry, publications, music, theater, and performance
Hours of operation:
Sunday-Wednesday: 10 AM to 5:45 PM
Friday: 10 AM to 5:45 PM
Saturday: 10 AM to 7:45 PM
Closed on Thursdays and Christmas Day
Via bus: M1, M2, M3, M4 on Madison or 5th Avenue
Via subway: 4, 5, or 6 to 86th Street
Participation is complimentary for children age 12 and younger. Baby strollers are permitted throughout the museum. Double-seated strollers, backpacks, and larger toddler carriers must be checked.
Director's Pick and Architecture Audio Tours are available in English, German, French, Italian, and Spanish.