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Top 5 Museums to See in New York City  August 16, 2018

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Top 5 Museums to See in New York City , Manhattan, New York

Some of New York City's top attractions are the world-class museums. Whether you're passionate about art, nature, history, or space exploration, New York has a museum dedicated to it. Here, the cab service drivers at Riverside Car & Limo share their favorite places to take tourists and locals.

Cab Service’s Top 5 New York City Museums

1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Met is one of the finest art museums in this country and the world. It gets over 6.5 million visitors a year. Spanning 5,000 years and dozens of historical eras, it's one of the largest and most diverse collections of art on earth. The Met's American collection alone features 15,000 paintings, sculptures, and other art objects. 

2. American Museum of Natural History

For those that love history more than art, visit the American Museum of Natural History. Founded in 1869, the museum has millions of biological specimens and artifacts spanning six continents. It's also one of the largest museums in the world, with 45 exhibition halls. 

3. The Cloisters

cab serviceDuring the spring and summer, consider exploring an outdoor museum! Use a cab service to take you to the Cloisters, which focuses on medieval and religious art from the Western Hemisphere. The space spans four acres and overlooks the Hudson River. It's an excellent way to enjoy a beautiful day while learning about art and religious history. 

4. Museum of the Moving Image

Are you a movie lover? Then stop by the Museum of the Moving Image, the city's sole museum entirely dedicated to the history of film, television, and digital media. Learn all about the history of creating film through the Behind the Screen exhibition, which shows visitors how everything from movies to video games are created. 

5. Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum 

If you love ships, aircrafts, and the history of space exploration, visit the Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum. It’s home to the Intrepid, a famous and historically significant aircraft carrier, as well as the Enterprise space shuttle. Take a walk through a submarine and see what it was like to live on the ship during World War II. 

Whether you're planning to walk through halls of famous artwork or learn about the dinosaurs, let Riverside Car & Limo’s cab service take you there. Since 1991 the livery service has been taking visitors and locals all over the city and to the airport. Make a reservation by using their convenient mobile app or calling (212) 923-1111. Visit the website to see their fleet of attractive vehicles.

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