Top 5 East Coast 'Selfie' Museums—That Will Blow Up Your Instagram Feed

A deal by , 24. Nov. 2018 4:26 pm

If you're an active user of social media, you've likely seen one of these "selfie museums" pop up on your news feed—and chances are you've also heard the heated conversations about selfie culture that surround them.

The Rise Of The East Coast Selfie Museum

These museums and installations are on the rise in the U.S., so it may be time you paid one a visit to form your own opinion. Here are five photo-ready museums that have popped up on the East Coast in 2019. Come on, do it for the 'gram.

1. The Museum of Pizza

It goes without being said: New Yorkers love pizza. And while the itself food needs no introduction, you may wonder what's inside Brooklyn's The Museum of Pizza. Pay a visit to the museum for immersive (and selfie-ready) art installations—and a free slice.

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2. Fairy Island

Fairy Island brings guests into six immersive worlds: Melody’s Zootopia, Ester’s Observatory, Isabel’s Time Machine, Catherine’s 7-Eleven, and Joan's Dressing Room. This interactive pop-up exhibit explores these six concepts with the intent of creating a place "where women can actually find a complimentary ambience to give wings to their long pending desires and dreams."

  • Ticket Cost: $24.97 on weekdays and $28.16 on weekends, including taxes and fees
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Get tickets to Fairy Island here. Fairy Island runs until Nov. 30, 2018.

3. The Color Factory

The Color Factory started in Southern California where it found enormous success for its bright and photographable exhibits. The Color Factory has recently opened an installation in New York. It's an immersive and interactive art exhibit guided by—you guessed it—color. The goal of the Color Factory is to engage all of the senses.

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4. Candytopia

Candytopia really describes itself best: "What if an eccentric chocolatier and a daredevil pop star had a whirlwind romance, got married while skydiving, and had a glamorous, glittering love child who grew up to rule a small nation?" New York City is home to the latest exhibit, but there is also an installation in San Francisco for those of you on the West Coast.

  • Ticket Cost: $39.75, including taxes and fee
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Get tickets to Candytopia here. Candytopia runs until Jan. 6, 2019.

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The ARTECHOUSE experience pulls together science, technology, and immersive art to create a "digital playground" for visitors. Light, sound, and color combine to create this experimental installation. This ARTECHOUSE exhibit is in Washington, D.C., but there are also installations in Miami, Florida, and Albuquerque, New Mexico.

  • Ticket Cost: $16.90, including taxes and fees
  • Location: Washington, D.C.
  • Get tickets to ARTECHOUSE here. ARTECHOUSE runs until Jan. 13, 2019.