Museum of the Moving Image

Museum of the Moving Image

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36-01 35th Ave., Astoria, NY 11106 | (718) 777-6800, United States
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Popular with locals, Family-friendly, Off the beaten path

Fans of the big and small screen shouldn't miss a visit to this sleek Astoria museum, where visitors can explore the history, artistry, and technology of the moving picture through exhibits that could range from artifacts of early silent films to Jim Henson's puppetry and the "Mad Men" set pieces. Films are screened regularly, and the museum always features interactive and educational programs aimed at children.

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