Special Summer Offerings

Now through September 6th enjoy an exciting array of family programs and admission discounts for museum-goers of all ages!

W.E.B. Du Bois and the Fight for Black Equality

Speaker: 
David Levering Lewis
Khalil Gibran Muhammad (moderator)
Wed, 02/19/2014 - 18:30
Wed, February 19th, 2014 | 6:30 pm

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An accomplished scholar and outspoken activist, W.E.B. Du Bois fought racism and discrimination from local institutions to the highest levels of government.

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$30
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$18
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The Supreme Court and Affirmative Action

Speaker: 
Randall Kennedy
Thu, 10/03/2013 - 18:30
Thu, October 3rd, 2013 | 6:30 pm

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What are the costs of affirmative action on higher education and American society? Is this approach to diversification and advancement obsolete? Following the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding Fisher v. University of Texas, Harvard law professor Randall Kennedy offers a deeply personal exploration of the complex history of this contentious issue and argues why it still plays an obligatory role in modern America.

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$30
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$18
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Docent Led Gallery Tour of The Civil War in 50 Objects

Thu, 08/29/2013 - 13:00
Thu, August 29th, 2013 | 1:00 pm

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The New-York Historical Society offers a variety of exceptional group tours of our special exhibitions. Now individuals also can enjoy an in-depth exploration of the exhibition The Civil War in 50 Objects with one of our curator-trained docents. For one low price you will receive a tour ticket and all-day museum admission!

Price: 
$23
Members price: 
$8
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Docent Led Gallery Tour of The Civil War in 50 Objects

Fri, 08/23/2013 - 13:00
Fri, August 23rd, 2013 | 1:00 pm

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The New-York Historical Society offers a variety of exceptional group tours of our special exhibitions. Now individuals also can enjoy an in-depth exploration of the exhibition The Civil War in 50 Objects with one of our curator-trained docents. For one low price you will receive a tour ticket and all-day museum admission!

Price: 
$23
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$8
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Docent Led Gallery Tour of The Civil War in 50 Objects

Sat, 08/17/2013 - 13:00
Sat, August 17th, 2013 | 1:00 pm

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The New-York Historical Society offers a variety of exceptional group tours of our special exhibitions. Now individuals also can enjoy an in-depth exploration of the exhibition The Civil War in 50 Objects with one of our curator-trained docents. For one low price you will receive a tour ticket and all-day museum admission!

Price: 
$23
Members price: 
$8
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Docent Led Gallery Tour of The Civil War in 50 Objects

Tue, 08/06/2013 - 13:00
Tue, August 6th, 2013 | 1:00 pm

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The New-York Historical Society offers a variety of exceptional group tours of our special exhibitions. Now individuals also can enjoy an in-depth exploration of the exhibition The Civil War in 50 Objects with one of our curator-trained docents. For one low price you will receive a tour ticket and all-day museum admission!

Price: 
$23
Members price: 
$8
Programs: 
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David Grover Sings Songs of Freedom

Speaker: 
David Grover
Sun, 01/19/2014 - 12:30
Sun, January 19th, 2014 | 12:30 pm

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, folk singer and children’s musician David Grover will entertain participants young and old in this concert celebrating diversity, freedom, and the Civil Rights movement. Please RSVP to familyprograms@nyhistory.org Ages 4 and up

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Macy's Sunday Story Time: Marching Toward Freedom

Sun, 08/25/2013 - 11:30
Sun, August 25th, 2013 | 11:30 am

Recommended for children ages 4–7.

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech by reading We March by Shane W. Evans and reflecting on what it means to gather and march together for civil rights.

We March by Shane W. Evans
Martin’s Big Words by Doreen Rappaport
 

Support for the Macy's Sunday Story Hour provided by the Macy's Foundation.

 

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The Civil War in 50 Objects

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