2019 Museum Mile Festival along NYC’s Fifth Avenue

Back for its 41st year:

2019 Museum Mile Festival

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Taking place Rain or Shine

Along Fifth Avenue from 82nd Street to 110th Street.

Not only will you get to freely visit some of “New York City’s Finest Cultural Institutions” existing along 5th Avenue but you’ll also get to enjoy some live music and other performances taking place on the streets along the way.

We attended this event in the past and we’d recommend your taking part. Although we weren’t up to the lines for some museums we enjoyed the experience nonetheless.

Participating museums include following:

The Africa Center
1280 5th Ave at 110th St

El Museo del Barrio
1230 5th Ave at 104th St

Museum of the City of New York
1220 5th Ave at 103rd St

The Jewish Museum
1109 5th Ave at 92nd St

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st St between 5th and Madison Aves

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 5th Ave at 89th St

Neue Galerie New York
1048 5th Ave at 86th St

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave at 82nd St

Here are some featured youtube videos featuring this festival from past years:

NYC’s Fifth Avenue Closes for Museum Mile Festival

Published by Fox5NY


NYC for free: Museum mile festival

Published by LQ On The Move


People’s Champs Perform at Guggenheim during Museum Mile Festival

Published by Guggenheim Museum