Top 10 Most Visited Museums in Brooklyn

1

New York Transit Museum

The New York Transit Museum is the largest museum in the United States devoted to urban public transportation history.

Hours:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM today
Tue: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thu: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Mon: Closed
Address:Boerum Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • History Museums
2

Brooklyn Historical Society

Visit the Brooklyn Historical Society for museum exhibits and public programs that bring issues of Brooklyn's history to life. Research your family, home, or scholarly interest in the gorgeous Othmer library. We're open to the public!

Hours:
Closed today
Tue: Closed
Wed: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thu: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Fri: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sat: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mon: Closed
Address:128 Pierrepont St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • History Museums
3

Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts

Address:80 Hanson Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11217
  • History Museums
4

Jewish Children's Museum

Address:792 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11213
  • Museums
  • Synagogues
5

Old Stone House

The Old Stone House is located within J.J. Byrne Playground. Aside from normal hours, custom tours can be scheduled by contacting the facility.

Hours:
Closed today
Tue: Closed
Wed: Closed
Thu: Closed
Fri: Closed
Sat: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sun: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Mon: Closed
Address:336 3rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11215
  • History Museums
  • Parks
6

Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO is a new Museum and Gift Shop located in the historic Empire Stores.

Address:55 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • History Museums
7

Waterfront Museum

An antique barge tells the story of how goods traveled within the NY Harbor prior to today's system of containerization, bridges, tunnels and the trucking industry. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Barge is the only surviving wooden example of its kind.

Hours:
Closed today
Tue: Closed
Wed: Closed
Thu: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fri: Closed
Sat: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sun: Closed
Mon: Closed
Address:290 Conover St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
  • Museums
  • History Museums
8

Brooklyn Museum

The second-largest art museum in New York City, and one of the largest in the United States!

Hours:
Closed today
Tue: Closed
Wed: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Fri: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sun: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Mon: Closed
Address:200 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11238
  • Art Museums
9

Weeksville Heritage Center

Address:158 Buffalo Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11213
  • History Museums
  • Art Galleries
10

Harbor Defense Museum

Address:, Brooklyn, NY 11209
  • History Museums

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