The Museum at FIT

Top 1% of attractions in New York City
8 / 10

6 expert reviews

“Fashion is celebrated through public programs and exhibitions of contemporary and historic clothing, avant-garde accessories, textiles and other visual materials.”

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Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
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"The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) lays claim to one of the world's richest collections of garments, textiles and accessories." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Founded in 1969 to exhibit and collect items related to all things fashion." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"Provides a rotating selection of historically and artistically significant objects." Full review
The real draw here are the special exhibitions in the lower level gallery
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"The Fashion Institute of Technology’s on-site museum is a haven for fashionistas." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Exhibits here tend to explore cultural history through the lens of fashion, looking at such topics as how denim went from factory wear to club gear; the history of uniforms" Full review

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