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Morgan Library & Museum

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Morgan Library & Museum

Inside Scoop: The Morgan Library & Museum

Just a ten-minute walk from Grand Central in New York City, The Morgan Library & Museum began as the private library of financier Pierpont Morgan. Today, the Morgan serves as a museum, research library, musical venue, architectural landmark, and historic site. Home to an enormous collection of literary and historical works, there is no shortage of early printed books and old master drawings within its walls.

Housing works by Rembrandt, Picasso, Dickens, and Hemingway, as well as copies of Gutenberg Bibles and Babar the Elephant, the Morgan is, in the words of the New York Times, "extra special, in a class of its own." Over the years, the collection has come to include musical manuscripts, early children's books, Americana, and a wide variety of other iconic written works.

Current Exhibitions: The Morgan Library & Museum

Word and Image: Martin Luther's Reformation
October 7, 2016 through January 22, 2017
 
Charlotte Brontë: An Independent Will
September 9, 2016 through January 2, 2017
 
Dubuffet Drawings, 1935–1962
September 30, 2016 through January 2, 2017
 
Hans Memling: Portraiture, Piety, and a Reunited Altarpiece
September 2, 2016 through January 8, 2017
 
Pierpont Morgan's 1906 Library
Ongoing
 
Rocks and Mountains: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection
July 19, 2016 through February 26, 2017
 
 
Treasures from the Vault
July 12 through November 13, 2016

The Morgan Library & Museum Photos

An interior view of Morgan Library & Museum. 

An interior view of Morgan Library & Museum.

An interior view of Morgan Library & Museum.

The Morgan Library & Museum Video

Watch this video of how materials are preserved at Morgan Library & Museum.

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