Media museum located in a former building of the historic Astoria Studios, in the Astoria neighborhood in Queens. The museum originally opened in 1988 as the American Museum of the Moving Image.

Yoda puppet at Museum of the Moving Image / Image: via mensgo.com

The museum is focused on art, history, technique and technology of film, television, and digital media. It collects, preserves, and provides access to moving-image related artifacts via multimedia exhibitions and educational programming.


Featured Image: Exhibit in the Museum of the Moving Image / Image: via lynnchen.com

Websites: movingimage.us



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