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MoMA Design Store

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Address: 44 W. 53rd St, New York City, NY
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The Design Store complements a visit to MoMA. I thought the range of products was amazing, well priced and interesting

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 May 2012
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New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2012

The Design Store complements a visit to MoMA. I thought the range of products was amazing, well priced and interesting

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2012

I always buy boxed sets of greetings cards here, they are good value.

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Düsseldorf
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2012

You will find a lot of great design pieces, many of them from Alessi. Pieces that you can use at home.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2012

If you're looking for something unusual, quirky or creative for your home, office or a gift, then the MoMA design store could just be the place to go. Packed with lots of unique things, it's worth a visit.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2012

One of our friend from Turkey designed a triangle notebook and now you can find it at the Moma Design Store in NYC! I am proud of him when I saw the notebook there!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2012

Most of us view paintings of Roussou, Dali, Degas, Monet, Mondrian, Klimnt and more contemporary artists in magazines and art books, but see them live is very different. Why not take a day to see them at the MoMA, as well as the sections of photography and architecture.

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Thank Ricardo S
Athens Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2012

Really fun store to peruse and find functional items to use. A bit over-priced though -- they would probably sell significantly more if they reduced prices by 15-20%.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2012

We love browsing the cool artifacts in the MOMA Design Store. I bought a pair of lavender colored glasses and my teenager bought some pens and pencils. Lots of unique gifts too!

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Belo Horizonte
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2012

everything wonderful, and the prices are fair. follow the design trends and history.

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Thank Zedneto
Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2012

Moma is funky and fun! They have the most unique things here. You just have to come here. A must see :)

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