The American Folk Art MuseumThe American Folk Art Museum is a free NYC museum dedicated to the appreciation of folk art and the creations of self-taught artists and includes a collection of works from the 1700s to present day.
This small museum does not display a permanent collection, but rather features changing exhibits. Their website lists current and upcoming exhibitions.
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The museum operates a gift shop handcrafted folk art items, note cards, books, and other items.
Proceeds from the shop support the museum.
Admission and Hours of Operation
Admission to the museum of free.
Hours are 11:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday – Thursday; noon to 7:30 p.m. Fridays; 11:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Saturdays; and noon to 6:00 p.m. Sundays.
The museum is closed on Mondays.
The American Folk Art Museum is located at Lincoln Square in the Upper West Side neighborhood of Manhattan.
The address is 2 Lincoln Square.
The museum is located opposite the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.