The Rubin Museum of Art is a dynamic environment that stimulates learning, promotes understanding, and inspires personal connections to the ideas, cultures, and art of the Himalayas, India, and neighboring regions. Since its opening in 2004, the Rubin Museum has welcomed more than one million visitors with its serene, intimate environment, outstanding collection, and diverse public and education programming. The Museum’s galleries are complemented by an art-making studio, theater, shop, Café Serai, and an education center.

Featuring more than 4,000 works spanning the 2nd to the 20th centuries, the Rubin Museum’s collection includes some of the finest examples of Tibetan, Bhutanese, Mongolian, and Nepalese art as well as works from surrounding regions. The collection ranges in media from paintings, sculptures, and prints to textiles and ritual objects, emphasizing the diverse traditions and material culture of the region.


The Rubin Museum offers an array of programs for children and families, including Family Sundays, a new weekly drop-in program. Visit for more information.