Contact the Library and Archives

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The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Library and Archives are located within the Guggenheim Offices at 345 Hudson Street, 12th floor, New York, NY.


Researchers can conduct preliminary research in the Guggenheim’s Archives Collections by consulting finding aids for the collections. A list of collections with finding aids can be found in the Archives Collections.

Access: The Archives are open to established scholars and doctoral students by advance appointment on Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:30 am to 5:30 pm. To schedule an appointment, contact It is recommended that appointment requests are made at least two weeks prior to the visit. Requests must be in writing and should include box and folder numbers from the finding aids.

All visitors must complete a Reader’s Registration Form (PDF) and review the Access Policy (PDF). In addition, the Duplication Form (PDF) and the Publications Rights Policy (PDF) outline duplication and publication use. Requests for publication of records in collections should be addressed to


While the Library is open exclusively to museum staff, volunteers, and interns, special collections are available for access by qualified scholars. These collections include the global Guggenheim exhibition catalogues and unique rare books. Scholars interested in viewing resources in the special collections should follow the access procedures listed above for the Archives.

Further questions regarding the Library and Archives should be sent to

On View Now

Special Exhibitions

Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe
February 21–September 1, 2014

Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today
June 13–October 1, 2014

Kandinsky Before Abstraction, 1901–1911
June 27, 2014–Spring 2015

A Long-Awaited Tribute: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian House and Pavilion
July 27, 2012–Ongoing


Collection on View

Thannhauser Collection



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Wednesday, July 16, 6:30 pm

Maestro Daniele Lombardi performs Futurist music by composers Francesco Ballila Pratella, Franco Casavola, and Silvio Mix, among others.

YCC Private Tour of Ai Weiwei: According to What? at Brooklyn Museum of Art
Thursday, July 17, 6:30 pm

YCC members are invited to a private tour of Ai Weiwei: According to What? at Brooklyn Museum.

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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
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Hours & Ticketing

Sun 10 am–5:45 pm
Mon 10 am–5:45 pm
Tue 10 am–5:45 pm
Wed 10 am–5:45 pm
Fri 10 am–5:45 pm
Sat 10 am–7:45 pm

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Adults $22
Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $18
Children under 12 Free
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Multimedia guides are free with admission.

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Carrington, Leonora. La Dame Ovale, illustrated by Max Ernst. Paris: GLM, 1939

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