The Prince St. Project Space hosts the weekly Leslie-Lohman Studio group life drawing sessions and is regularly used as a working studio for individual artists. The studio occasionally features short-term contemporary exhibitions.
Headquartered in the historic house known as Kingsland Homestead, the Queens Historical Society explores the history of the borough from its aboriginal roots up to the present day.
The museum focuses on contemporary art, both from the museum's own collection and on loan. The collection also includes World's Fair memorabilia and works about New York City. The museum's Panorama of the City of New York, a 9,335-square-foot model of the five boroughs commissioned by Robert Moses for the 1964 New York World's Fair. The Panorama features detailed replicas of every single building updated as of 1992.
Funded by the Susan and Elihu Rose Foundation and opened in 1991, the Rose Museum chronicles Carnegie Hall's history and exhibits its archival treasures to the public. The permanent exhibit contains a chronology of events from 1891 to the present, a history of the building and items relating to the many notable figures that have walked through the hall's doors.
The museum boasts a collection of more than 1,500 paintings and sculptures and other examples of art from the Himalayas and the surrounding regions dating from the 2nd to the 21st centuries. This 70,000-square-foot museum is also home to a vast educational program.
The Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education located in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, provides an extraordinary range of high-tech features and facilities to train, inform, and inspire students and teachers, teenagers and families, scholars and visitors. teachers, teenagers and families, scholars and visitors to learn about the richness of art and art history.
A public forum presenting a wide range of exhibitions, films, concerts, lectures & literary, kids & family programs dedicated to contemporary Nordic culture from Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, and Iceland.
Tots learn about technology as they slide and seesaw, climb a giant spiderweb, romp in sand pits and wind their way around big trees.
Founded by artists in 1928, SculptureCenter is a not-for-profit arts institution dedicated to experimental and innovative developments in contemporary sculpture. SculptureCenter commissions new work and presents exhibits by emerging and established, national and international artists.
Berthed nearby on Pier 16 are several historic ships including the Peking, a steel four-masted bark; the Wavertree, an iron full-rigged ship; the Pioneer, a cargo schooner; and the Lettie G. Howard, a wooden fishing schooner. Several of the ships have on-board exhibitions.