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Museum of the Moving Image
36-01 35th Ave., Astoria, NY 11106
The Museum of the Moving Image exists to expand public understanding and appreciation of the art, history, technique and technology of film, television, and digital media by collecting, preserving, and providing access to moving-image related artifacts. The exhibits include significant audio/visual components designed to promote an understanding of the history of the industry and how it has evolved. It is also home to one of the most significant collections of video games and gaming hardware.
The collection includes motion picture equipment from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The collection can be browsed online.
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