The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, New York Botanical Garden, 9/11 Memorial and Museum chosen as the best venues in New York by international tourists at the Remarkable Venue Awards 2018

On Monday evening 26th of March in New York, Tiqets handed out awards for the most remarkable museums and attractions at the New York at the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Manhattan.

These New York venues have been recognised for their quality and innovation by tourists from all over the world. The winning venues received the best reviews and scored the highest ratings in over 300,000 reviews from tourists from more than 130 countries. Venues were scored on criteria including simple and direct entrance, digital ticketing facilities and last-minute booking availability.

In addition, special attention was given to the best marketing practices, with special guests invited from Casa Batllo, Barcelona. Casa Batllo welcomes millions of tourists each year and are seen as one of the market leaders in attracting visitors and delivering a great customer experience in Barcelona.

The proud winners of the Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards New York 2018 are:

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Best Museum

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum - Best Family

New York Botanical Garden - Best Attraction

9/11 Memorial and Museum - Most Remarkable Venue 2018

Ken Frohling, CEO Tiqets Americas “It’s a privilege to work with so many fantastic museums and attractions in New York. We’re proud that we can make these experiences available to new customers from all over the world, and we’re committed to building a worldwide platform to share the venues’ message with millions of people.

Haley Ward, Head of Tourism Sales and Marketing “Tiqets is a great partner. They are able to offer our visitors a seamless ticket experience and we love working with their whole team.”

Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards

The Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards were established to recognize and celebrate the best attractions and experiences in the most visited cities around the world. The first Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards was hosted in Paris in 2017, with winners including the Musée d'Orsay and Fondation Louis Vuitton.


Tiqets is a leading marketing and ticketing platform for museums and attractions which aims to make culture more accessible. The Tiqets app and website feature the best museums and attractions from all over the world. Tiqets makes the ticketing process as simple as possible, enabling users to purchase and use tickets from their smartphone. No printing, street vendors, tourist shops, or guides – everything you need is in the palm of your hand! Founded in 2014, Tiqets employs over 120 people, with offices in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Paris, Rome, Vienna, Philadelphia, & Bangkok.


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