Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York

24 Mentions on Trippy

Brooklyn Museum

200 Eastern Pkwy.

Brooklyn, NY 11236

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http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/

  • 3 mentions in Things you can only do in Brooklyn?

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...to get a feel for the area. Continue on to Cobble Hill, another cute neighborhood, if you feel like it. The Brooklyn Museum and Brooklyn Botanic Garden are also worth seeing, especially if you're there at the right time for the cherry..." See More

    • Regan W.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Regan W. said, "...Polly's answer below is right on--Coney Island, Brooklyn Flea Market, Prospect Park West, Brooklyn Museum, etc......" See More

    • Perla D.

      Perla D. said, "...I recommend the Brooklyn Museum..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Ideas for couples weekend in Brooklyn

    • John K.

      John K. said, "...stop at the Waterfront Ale House on Atlantic Ave. Walk to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, it's beautiful. Next door is the Brooklyn Museum, which is actually a major art museum and well worth going to. Splurge meal: maybe Peter Luger Steak..." See More

    • Annemarie D.

      Annemarie D. said, "...the last five years and you can still feel that change happening: still super authentic, but very DIY. Start at the Brooklyn Museum and walk down Washington Avenue to grab a bite at Tom's Restaurant, an old favorite diner where you'll meet..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Things to do at night for solo female traveler?

    • Bonnie U.

      Bonnie U. said, "...I would say head to Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Museum is open late on Thursdays. Fridays you can go to a lovely coffee shop Postmark Cafe and see free comedy. The first Tuesdays of every month DUMBO KITCHEN hosts Dumbo comedy. Go to..." See More

    • Ashley B.

      Ashley B. said, "...Cellar http://www.comedycellar.com/ Depending on when you are in NYC, some of the museums have live music/art/food events at night: check out Brooklyn Museum 's First Saturdays and Museum of Modern Art. Organize the live events and places you want to check out..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What to do with teens in Brooklyn?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...I would definitely check out the Brooklyn Museum. They usually have something a little edgy going on. Also, check out Proteus Gowanus which is sort of artist's collective that showcases performance artists, visual artists, etc. You might want to check out..." See More

    • Kevin C.

      Kevin C. said, "... Brooklyn Museum is awesome, has large Egyptology section including mummies. The Brooklyn Botanic Garden are close by as well. There's also the New York Transit Museum which has actual subway trains from different time periods...." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the best free things NYC has to offer?

    • Ava N.

      Ava N. said, "...Several New York City museums have free parties and activities. My all time favorite is Brooklyn Museum 's Target First Saturdays. An open rotunda space in the museum turns into a dance floor and there is live entertainment often accompanied by a..." See More

    • Adam H.

      Adam H. said, "...mind that both will ask for a suggested donation, but you can give what you want. You should also consider the Brooklyn Museum for it's first Saturday night free admission with lots of programming to boot. The summertime brings lots of outdoor..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the best & most interesting museums in NYC & surrounding areas?

    • Julia B.

      Julia B. said, "...townhouse on Manhattan's Upper West Side. The Louis Armstrong House Museum in Queens is also fascinating, inside Armstrong's former residence. The Brooklyn Museum often has interesting exhibits, and the architecture is beautiful (the gift shop's good, too!). I know I sent you..." See More

    • Adam H.

      Adam H. said, "...haven't been there since before its reopening, but the review in the NYT was very positive. Lastly, as noted below, the Brooklyn Museum- if it weren't for the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, this would be the greatest museum in the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Easter for a seasoned visitor

    • Douglas M.

      Douglas M. said, "...BBQ in Brooklyn Fette Sau - http://www.fettesaubbq.com/ Schiller's Liquor Bar - Awesome cocktail spot and casual dinner in the LES. http://www.schillersny.com/ Brooklyn Museum – The museum has been recently renovated which makes it a treasure to visit plus it has its..." See More

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...Brooklyn Botanic Garden which is one of my most favorite places on earth. While you're in the area, check out the Brooklyn Museum which always has something interesting going on. One of the best and often totally overlooked museums in NYC is..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do in Brooklyn during the cold winter months?

    • Bonnie U.

      Bonnie U. said, "...always hit the Museums and visit the The Metropolitan Museum of Art or if you want to stay in Brooklyn the Brooklyn Museum...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are your favorite restaurants in Brooklyn?

    • Regan W.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Regan W. said, "...arguably some of the best pizza in the city. A pioneer of the locavore movement and right by Prospect Park, the Brooklyn Museum and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, so that could be a good BK outing for you. An awesome bar for..." See More

  • 1 mention in Museum Obscura

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...dance troupe. They do some really, really interesting stuff. I’m sure you probably know about the Museum of Sex, right? The Brooklyn Museum isn’t that obscure but it’s always interesting. They’ve got a couple of great exhibits going on now including one..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best museums and historical sites all throughout NYC?

    • Lola G.

      Lola G. said, "...list The Museum at FIT. If you love fashion then you will enjoy it. The stylish exhibitions are always enjoyable. http://www.fitnyc.edu/museum/ Brooklyn Museum is interesting too and worth the trip outside Manhattan. https://www.brooklynmuseum.org/ If you feel open to it, The Museum of..." See More

  • 1 mention in September & October cultural and social events

    • Rachel T.

      Rachel T. said, "...mimosas) I suggest the following: -PS 450 - Sweet Chick For live music, art, and lots of people, check out the Brooklyn Museum on First Saturdays! It's from 5-11pm. You'll really enjoy that if you love live music, dance, art, etc. Hope..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to stay in Brooklyn?

    • Laura G.

      Laura G. said, "...restaurants on 5th ave in the Slope or Smith Street in Carroll Gardens would be a great bet. I would visit Brooklyn Museum and Brooklyn Botanic Garden and go to the Promenade on the river in Brooklyn Heights at sunset...." See More

  • 1 mention in Non-touristy "must do's" in Manhattan over the week of July 4th

    • C J.

      C J. said, "...if you are in for a bit of walking and just gazing at the beautiful brownstones, head to Prospect Park and Brooklyn Museum. Breathtaking!!! Don't proceed past that, it gets seedy. Be sure to take numbers for car services, as there..." See More

  • 1 mention in Bringing my little sister with me to New York City. What should we do?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...most famous pieces in the world. The gift shop here is fantastic--in fact, there's another, separate gift shop across the street. Brooklyn Museum- there's always something unusual going on here so check it out. The Museum at FIT puts on a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Art related places apart from museums?

    • John K.

      John K. said, "...Grand Central Station -interior; New York Public Library- interior; The Morgan Library & Museum; The Cloisters; Brooklyn Museum and Rubin Museum of Art. I included the less famous museums...." See More