MEATPACKING DISTRICT — The Whitney Museum will be open seven days a week throughout July and August, including on July 4.
Typically closed on Tuesdays, the museum's summer hours will see it open from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, with extended hours on Fridays and Saturdays until 10 p.m.
Fridays are pay-what-you-wish starting on 7 p.m.
Current exhibitions include a two-floor portrait series and several focusing on individual artists. For more information on those, as well as upcoming performance art and discussions involving such people as Rep. John Lewis, check out the Whitney's website.