Location and Directions

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue (at 89th Street)

  • By Subway

    To reach the museum by subway, take the 4, 5, or 6 train to 86th Street. Walk west on 86th Street, turn right at Fifth Avenue and proceed north to 88th Street.

  • By Bus

    To reach the museum by bus, take the M1, M2, M3, or M4 bus on Madison or Fifth Avenue.

  • By Car

    • From the Bronx, Northern New Jersey, and New England

      Take southbound Henry Hudson Parkway to 96th Street exit; cross Central Park and turn right on Fifth Avenue and drive south to 89th Street.

    • From Brooklyn and Staten Island

      Take the Williamsburg Bridge, Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn Bridge, or Battery Tunnel to northbound/uptown FDR Drive; exit at 96th Street; continue driving west on 96th Street to Fifth Avenue; turn left on Fifth Avenue and drive south to 89th Street.

    • From Southern New Jersey

      Take New Jersey Turnpike to Holland Tunnel—Uptown exit; northbound Hudson Street becomes Eighth Avenue, which becomes Central Park West; at 86th Street, turn right and cross Central Park; turn left on Madison Avenue and drive north to 89th Street; turn left on 89th Street and drive one block to Fifth Avenue.

    • From Bronx, Queens, Long Island, Upstate New York, and New England via Robert F. Kennedy Bridge

      Take southbound/downtown FDR Drive to 96th Street exit; drive west to Fifth Avenue; turn left on Fifth Avenue and drive south to 89th Street.

    • From Queens and Long Island via Queensborough Bridge

      Use either level; take right-lane exit onto 60th Street (westbound); at Madison Avenue, turn right and drive north/uptown; turn left on 89th Street and drive west to Fifth Avenue.

  • Parking

    Alternate side of the street parking on Fifth Avenue and side streets is available. There are several parking garages within walking distance from the museum. Impark Parking is located at 40 East 89th Street (between Madison and Park Avenues). Champion Parking is located at 60 East 90th Street (between Madison and Park Avenues). Both lots offer a discounted rate to museum visitors. The Impark discount is only given Monday–Friday, beginning at 10 am. To receive discounts at either garage, validate your parking ticket at the Membership Desk.

For further information, contact Visitor Services at 212 423 3618, Mon–Fri,
9 am–5 pm, or e‑mail questions to visitorinfo@guggenheim.org.

On View

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.

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Art Making for Middle Schoolers
10 Mondays beginning January 25, 4–6:15 pm

Led by a Guggenheim teaching artist, this studio program for middle-school students includes visits to the galleries and art making in a wide range of mediums.

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