September 22, 2005

Open House New York: Sun, Oct 9th

Meet me in Brooklyn!

openhousenewyork - Brooklyn

12 Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway, Prospect Heights
Sun:11:30am (I'm definitely attending this tour)
tours: Sat at 11am & Sun at 11:30am; reserve in advance: 718.501.6234, max 25 at a time
architect: McKim, Mead & White, 1897-1924, Polshek Partnership Architects, 2004
services: access for wheelchairs, restrooms available, food/beverages, bookshop/gift shop, parking

An historic Beaux Arts building with a new, glass-and-steel addition, the Brooklyn Museum is the second-largest art museum in NYC and one of the largest in the country. Tours will focus on the history of the building with glimpses of its world-renowned permanent collections.

subway: 2, 3 to Eastern Parkway/Brooklyn Museum
bus: B41, B43, B45, B69, B71

Posted by ronn at September 22, 2005 10:00 PM