The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) holds America's best collection of modern art of the late 19th and 20th centuries. Some of the most notable features designed by architect Taniguchi include an atrium that is 33.5m (110ft) in height, a lobby that connects 53rd and 54th streets, and glass curtain walls that provide views of the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden. MOMA was founded by Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, John D Rockefeller 's wife.
11 West 53rd Street, between Fifth and Sixth Streets
Tel: (212) 708 9400.
Opening hours: Sat-Thurs 1030-1730, Fri 1000-2000 (extended during some shows), closed Tues.