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Queens Museum Passport Thursdays: India

There is a lot of amazing things to do in Queens through the summer (hopefully you’ve found some through our earlier posts).  But your summer won’t be compete until you’ve gone to… 274 more words

Park Events

Queens Museum - The Ramones Exhibit

Appearance on the Simpsons

Press letter from their first manager

Album Covers

Wardrobe and instruments

Tour Posters

Queens map

Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park with a rainbow… 559 more words



Nathan Kensinger is a photographer, filmmaker and curator based in Brooklyn, New York. His work explores hidden urban landscapes, off-limits industrial structures, unnatural waterways, environmental disaster zones and other liminal spaces. 160 more words


RAMONES and the quest for Queens’ artistic respect

The Queens Museum is a site of pilgrimage for punk rock fans from all over the area thanks to its Ramones exhibit, which is open until July 31. 566 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk

The Ramones released their eponymous album on April 23, 1976, on Sire Records, and on July 4 of that same year played their first non-US show at the Roundhouse in London, igniting the Punk fuse under British bands such as the Damned and the Clash, some of whose members were in the crowd that night. 1,082 more words

Punk Archaeology

Queens Museum Pays Tribute to the Ramones

Text and photo by David Chiu

One of the most iconic albums by one of rock’s most iconic bands came out exactly 40 years ago: the self-titled debut by Queens’ own Ramones. 213 more words


On Books on Display: Queens Museum Edition

As a good library school graduate, I try to look for books everywhere I go: stores, other people’s homes, museums. Especially museums. There’s no better place for books to be available for browsing and display than at a museum. 345 more words