The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is one of the world's largest and most influential museums of modern and contemporary art.
The museum receives thousands of visitors each week and was founded in 1929 by a group of women who were interested in promoting modern art in the United States. MoMA's collection has grown to include over 150,000 works of art, including paintings, sculptures, photographs, films, and architectural models. The museum also has a library with over 300,000 books and exhibition catalogues.
Where is the Museum Of Modern Art?
MoMA is one of New York’s most fascinating museums and is definitely a must-visit attraction when visiting New York. The Museum of Modern Art is located in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues.
However, all that artistic exploration will certainly work up an appetite, and when it comes to restaurants around the museum , we have two nearby. Burger & Lobster Bryant Park is our closest restaurant. It is a 14 minute walk from the restaurant - making us perfectly placed for people looking to enjoy great tasting food in the area. Burger & Lobster Flatiron is slightly further away - but is still just 1.8 miles away.
Things To Do At Museum Of Modern Art
Immerse yourself in a world of artistic wonder. Start by wandering through the extensive collection of modern and contemporary art, featuring masterpieces by famous artists. Don't forget to pick up an audio tour for further insights into the art's meaning and history. Make sure to keep an eye out for special exhibitions that showcase both up and coming artists, along with old favourites. Additionally, families can explore the serene Sculpture Garden, or partake in kid-friendly art activities. Whether you're a seasoned art enthusiast or a first-time visitor, MoMA offers a diverse array of experiences to engage with the world of art.
Dinner plans at Burger & Lobster Bryant Park
And of course, nearby in Bryant Park, you’ll find the iconic chain Burger & Lobster. Known across London and New York for championing two incredible ingredients for a variety of delicious dishes, Burger & Lobster is a great choice for lunch or dinner in the big city. After experiencing art, it makes sense to consume art.
The menus at Burger & Lobster include a huge selection of items. Start your night with a delicious and creamy Lobster Bisque, a crispy and perfectly crunchy spiced Calamari, served of course with fresh lemon. The famous B&L Crab Bites, Lobster Mac and Cheese, or perhaps a refreshing Summer Salad.
The Seafood Bar never disappoints with lots of options for East and West coast oysters and a magnificent Seafood Tower that comes complete with oysters, shrimp cocktail, mussels, and a shrimp ceviche.
For the classic mains, you can choose between a selection of tasty burgers: the Beast Burger, Wagyu Burger, and a meat-free Beyond Burger. And the second half of their namesake, the lobsters. Tuck into Classic Whole Lobster, the iconic Lobster Roll, or for something a little different, the Lobster Caesar Salad. And if you can’t pick between the two, why should you have to choose?
The Combos are decadent and delicious, including the Roll Combo: London Burger and Lobster Roll, the B&L Combo: London Burger & Half or Whole Lobster and the Combo for Two.
Cocktails Near Bryant Park
For drinks to accompany your meal, Burger & Lobster serves up fantastic cocktails, with classic and seasonal choices, a selection of house beers, such as Brooklyn IPA, Bluemoon and Stella Artois, and a delightful wine list to pair with any meal off the menu. And if it’s an event worth celebrating, the menu of sparkling and Champagne choices goes down deliciously with the Lobster Roll!