In the top half of the Hayden Sphere, the Space Theater uses advanced visual technology (including a customized, one-of-a-kind Zeiss Star Projector) to create shows of unparalleled sophistication, realism and excitement. The bottom half of the Hayden Sphere houses the Big Bang, where visitors 'walk through' the beginning of time and space, experiencing a dramatic, multi-sensory re-creation of the first moments of the universe. From here, visitors continue on an awe-inspiring journey that chronicles the evolution of the universe.
Located on Museum Mile at Fifth Avenue and 92nd Street, the Jewish Museum is one of the world's preeminent institutions devoted to exploring art and Jewish culture from ancient to contemporary, offering intellectually engaging, educational, and provocative exhibitions and programs for people of all ages and backgrounds.
Mon-Fri 8 am-8 pm Sat-Sun 10 am-6 pm Closed for major holidays and special eventsThe gallery annex is just off the Main Concourse of Grand Central Terminal in the Shuttle Passage, next to the Station Master's office.
The home in which Theodore Roosevelt lived until he was 14 has been reconstructed with 1865 period rooms and galleries. The museum contains artifacts from his youth and his days as a rancher and explorer, and his presidency.
The Toy Museum of New York gained a permanent home in November 2009. It is located on the second floor of St. Ann and the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Brooklyn Heights. The museum also has exhibitions at the Brooklyn Heights and Bay Ridge public library branches.
Trinity Church was designed by Richard Upjohn and completed in 1846. It is a classic example of Gothic Revival architecture. Permanent exhibits in its museum trace church history from the 1600s to the present. Free, weekly chamber and contemporary classical music recitals are performed every Thursday at 1 pm from September to May.
Headquartered within a French Gothic-Style mansion on Museum Mile (Fifth Avenue) since 1955, the UIA promotes Ukrainian art, culture, music and literature.
The Ukrainian Museum preserves and interprets art and artifacts relating to the history and culture of this Eastern European nation. The museum's collection is divided into the areas of folk art, fine art and historical archive.