The distinctive collections of the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum and the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum are located under one roof. Enter through the Public Hospital of 1773 and be sure to investigate the exhibits detailing mental illness treatments from the 18th and 19th centuries. The hospital was the first of its kind in North America.
Downstairs, you’ll find wonderful examples of American and British antiques and decorative art from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries and be able to explore bold and imaginative pieces of colonial and contemporary folk art.
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Discover the world's largest collection of southern furniture, one of the largest collections of British ceramics outside England, and much more.Learn More
Browse one of the largest collections of American folk art in the world, created by talented, self-trained artists and craftsmen.Learn More