New York City is known for some of America’s most favorite landmarks and cultural diversity. This diversity can be seen in many forms however some may say that a few of the lesser known smaller museums have a selection of some fine historical artifacts. Whether it be the Museum of Chines in America to the Rubin Museum in Chelsea there is sure to be something for everyone in one of the several under-the-radar museums that can be found in this magnificent city.
- All the way at the southern tip of Manhattan is the Skyscraper Museum, a little known gem that architecture enthusiasts will love
- On Wall Street in the Financial District is the Museum of American Finance, which shares the history of U.S. capitalist development
- The National Jazz Museum has relocated to a new, larger spot within Harlem and continues to be an excellent spot for those who love music and culture
“Here, we’ve gathered 17 of these unheralded gems—and if we missed your favorite, let us known in the comments.”