Queens Attractions

Browse Museums, Peruse Parks, & More

Queens is a haven of arts and international cultures. Here, you’ll find world-class museums amongst stunning waterfront parks. Explore these local Queens attractions during your stay with Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City.


22-25 Jackson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 784-2084
One of the oldest and largest nonprofit contemporary art institutions in the United States, MOMA PS1 is a modern art museum set in a former school. With exhibitions in the courtyard, basement, and several floors of the school, multi-disciplined, innovative art is everywhere.

Noguchi Museum

9-01 33rd Rd
Queens, NY 11106
(718) 204-7088
Designed and created by the Japanese-American sculptor Isamu Noguchi, this museum and its foundation preserves and displays Noguchi's sculptures, architectural models, stage designs, drawings, and furniture designs.

Socrates Sculpture Park

32-01 Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11106
(718) 956-1819
Located on the East River waterfront, Socrates Sculpture Park hosts a series of engaging, innovative sculptures and installations. Coupled with a stunning view of Manhattan, it makes for an excellent place to stroll in the afternoon. 

Silver Cup Studios

42-22 22nd St #2
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 906-2000
New York City’s largest full service film and television production facility, Silver Cup Studios has hosted dozens of productions, including Mr. Robot, Girls, Madam Secretary, The Sopranos, 30 Rock, and Gossip Girl.