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Museum Mile Festival

museum mile festival

June 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fifth Avenue
East 44th to East 72nd Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly


Fifth Avenue’s annual block party features free admission to eight museums -The Africa Center, El Museo del Barrio, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, the Jewish Museum, Neue Galerie and the Museum of the City of New York –  plus live music, dance performances, street chalk drawing, jugglers, and other festive activities in the galleries and outside on the sidewalks and the car-free streets.

See our museum guide for more info on each museum.

Billy Johnson Playground

This rustic playground hosts an amazing 45-foot granite slide nestled into a rocky hill, bucket and tire swings, and an amphitheater and miniature stone bridge made of natural materials like plants, stone, and wood at a child’s scale.

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Hex & Co Board Game Cafe UES

This new outpost of the Morningside Heights mainstay Play over 1000+ games, including a big kids section. Discover Star Trek Risk, Golden Girls Clue and so much more. Make new friends, watch Dungeon & Dragon tournaments and shop for new family favorites.

This location has a full kitchen (and bar) with frilled gourmet pizzas, chicken…

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