Museum of Sex, New York City

3.4
Museum of Sex is dedicated to preserving the history of human sexuality. Approaching the topic from a scholarly point of view, the museum puts the history of sexuality into a larger social context with exhibits like U.S. Patent Office Sex Inventions. Gain insight into every aspect of sex, from methods to taboos. Enjoy an aphrodisiac snack from the cafe, such as chocolates or a specialty drink. Plan your visit to Museum of Sex and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our New York City driving holiday app.
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  • The first thing you get into with this is an exhibition about abortion across the ages which was quite upsetting and a bit of a downer to start Saturday night and then you move on to one about cyber.....  more »
  • My best friend and I saw an ad for Superfunland on Instagram and bought tickets immediately. We didn’t even know that Superfunland was included in the Museum of Sex, but it looked too fun not to pass....  more »
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  • We went here during our trip to NYC and so happy that we did. Each floor had a different experience and was amazing. You go at your own pace and no one is there pressuring you or watching you look at everything on the walls. There are videos to pictures to arcade games and slides. My favorite floor was the punk era floor, as I really enjoyed that genre. You're able to take pictures inside and when you're done, you end at a sex shop. Honestly, it's the perfect adult date night you can ask for. I've done nothing but rave about it to all of my friends. I look forward to my next trip to NYC to visit again. This was the highlight of my NYC trip 🥰
  • My girlfriend and I visited the Museum of Sex last weekend and were both thoroughly impressed. They have some fascinating exhibits and I found myself learning more than I could have imagined. Also enjoyed the Punk Lust exhibit. The staff were friendly and helpful to patrons - at least that was our experience. Definitely a museum everyone should visit at least once. Maybe more frequently for the shop alone!

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