El Museo del Barrio

Top 1% of attractions in New York City
7 / 10

9 expert reviews

“The art and cultural heritage of the Caribbean and Latin America are celebrated at this center of Latin pride.”

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Fodor's Fodor's
"The more than 6,500-object permanent collection includes over 400 pre-Columbian artifacts, sculpture, photography, film and video, and traditional art from all over Latin America." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"The only museum in America dedicated to the art and culture of Puerto Ricans, Latin Americans, and all Latino communities throughout the U.S." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Bienvenido to one of New York’s premiere Latino institutions, whose thoughtful, rotating exhibitions span all media, from painting and photography to video and site-specific installations." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"Located in Spanish Harlem (a.k.a. El Barrio), El Museo del Barrio is dedicated to the work of Latino artists who reside in the U.S., as well as Latin American masters." Full review
Not For Tourists Not For Tourists
"NYC's only Latino museum."
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