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Museum of the Moving Image - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

36-01 35th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106, USA

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About Museum of the Moving Image

A Media museum located in a former building of the historic Astoria Studios. It exists to expand public understanding and appreciation of the art, history, technique and technology of film, television, and digital media by collecting, preserving, and providing access to moving-image related artifacts via multimedia exhibitions and educational programming.

Attractions Near Museum of the Moving Image

The Noguchi Museum
The Noguchi Museum1.66km from Museum of the Moving Image

This was a museum designed and created by the Japanese-American sculptor Isamu Noguchi. The purpose of the museum and foundation was and remains to preserve and display Noguchi's sculptures, architectural models, stage designs, drawings, and furniture designs.

Roosevelt Island
Roosevelt Island2.32km from Museum of the Moving Image

A narrow island which was located in the centre of the east river Manhattan. Roosevelt Island is part of the borough of Manhattan. Roosevelt Island has many bicycle trails and walking paths for people to explore the island with. There is also a free bus service.

Koscuiuszko Bridge
Koscuiuszko Bridge3.22km from Museum of the Moving Image

This is a cable-stayed bridge over Newtown Creek in New York City, connecting Greenpoint in Brooklyn to Maspeth in Queens. This bridge resembles the architectural intelligence of the new york state.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art4.19km from Museum of the Moving Image

This is the largest museum in the United State and it was the third most visited art museum in the world. Its permanent collection contains over two million works, divided among 17 curatorial departments.

Central Park Zoo
Central Park Zoo4.23km from Museum of the Moving Image

The Central Park Zoo is a 6.5-acre zoo located at the southeast corner of Central Park in New York City. It is part of an integrated system of four zoos and one aquarium managed by the Wildlife Conservation Society.

WNYC Transmitter Park
WNYC Transmitter Park4.28km from Museum of the Moving Image

WNYC Transmitter Park was opened to the Greenpoint-Williamsburg communities in 2012 as a local waterfront destination. The park is now a stunning green space, with both natural areas and also places for fishing, play, and active recreation.

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