Guggenheim Museum Opens

On this day in 1959, the doors of the strange, spiraling Guggenheim Museum open to the public.

Guggenheim

Guggenheim design by Frank Lloyd Wright

Guggenheim Description

The Guggenheim displayed (and continues to display) a large and expanding collection of contemporary art. It has since become one of the most visited of New York City’s many attractions. Have you had a chance to go?

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