BROOKLYN MUSEUM Permanent collections include ancient Egyptian and contemporary American art. Open W-Su.
200 Eastern Pkwy., at Washington Ave., Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, 718.638.5000. COOPER HEWITT Located in the former residence of Andrew Carnegie, this Smithsonian museum uses groundbreaking technology to create interactive exhibits on historical and contemporary design. Open daily. 2 E. 91st St., at Fifth Ave., 212.849.8400. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM One of the most significant architectural icons of the 20th century, Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous structure is the repository for world- class art and exhibitions. Open M-W, F-Su. 1071 Fifth Ave., at 89th St., 212.423.3500. THE JEWISH MUSEUM Archaeological artifacts, ceremonial objects, photographs, works on paper and art exhibitions explore Jewish diversity and culture. Open M-Tu, Th-Su. 1109 Fifth Ave., at 92nd St., 212.423.3200. THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART Greek and Roman galleries; vast fashion holdings; and renowned collections of American, European and Far Eastern fine and decorative art fill this encyclopedic museum. Open daily. 1000 Fifth Ave., at 82nd St., 212.535.7710. THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM Initially the private library of financier J. Pierpont Morgan, the facility now houses a collection of rare and priceless books, manuscripts, drawings and prints. Open Tu-Su. 225 Madison Ave., at E. 36th St., 212.685.0008. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART A treasure house of 20th- century art also contains a sculpture garden and an extensive film collection. Open daily. 11 W. 53rd St., btw Fifth & Sixth aves., 212.708.9400. NEUE GALERIE NEW YORK The elegant town-house museum is dedicated to 20th- century German and Austrian fine and decorative art and design. Open M, ThSu. 1048 Fifth Ave., at 86th St., 212.628.6200. NEW MUSEUM Exhibitions of cutting- edge art in a variety of mediums by American and international artists. Open Tu-Su. 235 Bowery, btw Rivington & Stanton sts., 212.219.1222. ONASSIS CULTURAL CENTER Hellenic culture, from antiquity to today, is explored through exhibitions, family programs, concerts, lectures, readings, theatrical performances and films. Open M-Sa. Free. 645 Fifth Ave., at 51st St., 212.486.4448. WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART More than 50,000 square feet of indoor galleries and 13,000 square feet of out-
door space are devoted to temporary exhibitions and a permanent collection of American art and artists. Open M, W-Su. 99 Gansevoort St., btw Washington & West sts., 212.570.3600.