Bronx Museum of the Arts

Top 2% of attractions in New York City
8 / 10

6 expert reviews

“The Bronx Museum of the Arts was founded in 1971 and specializes in contemporary art produced by talented New Yorkers of Latin, Asian, and African-American descent.”

– Frommer's

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"Culture vultures will enjoy the Bronx Museum for its its well-executed exhibitions of contemporary and 20th-century art." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"This once tiny gallery in the county courthouse rotunda has grown into 33,000 square feet of exhibition space behind a glass accordion-like façade." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"This multicultural art museum shines a spotlight on 20th- and 21st-century artists who are either Bronx-based or of African, Asian or Latino ancestry." Full review
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"Established in 1971 by a group of local residents, this museum is committed to its diverse urban community and highlights the achievements of contemporary artists in all mediums." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"This contemporary art museum highlights 20th-century works from American artists"

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