Museum Open Monday

The New-York Historical Society Museum will be open Monday, December 22. For details, please visit our calendar.

Macy's Sunday Story Time: The Macy’s Parade

Sun, November 24th, 2013 | 11:30 am

Recommended for children ages 3–7. 

Milly and the Macy’s Parade by Shana Corey

When was the first Macy’s Parade and how did it get started? Learn how immigrants living in New York City helped shape a unique tradition that Americans still enjoy today.

From the seventeenth century to the twenty-first, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great.

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

 

At the Kids’ Table with Sarah Lohman: Cornelia Van Varick's Holiday Kitchen

Sat, December 7th, 2013 | 2:00 pm

Saturdays, November 2, December 7, January 11, March 1, and April 26; 2 pm

At the Kids' Table with Sarah Lohman: Thanksgiving History

Sat, November 2nd, 2013 | 2:00 pm

Saturdays, November 2, December 7, January 11, March 1, and April 26; 2pm

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's Day of Thanksgiving Proclamation. Come discover what Thanksgiving food and festivities looked like in colonial times, Lincoln's times, and our own. After exploring artifacts and images of Thanksgiving history, participants will make their own mini apple pies with an assortment of historical and present-day flavors.

Thanksgiving Weekend Family Stories (Sunday)

Speaker: 
Visiting Storyteller TBA

 Bring your video camera and prepare for posterity!

Sun, November 27th, 2011 | 1:30 pm

Event Details

Bring your video camera and prepare for posterity!

Thanksgiving Weekend Family Stories (Saturday)

Speaker: 
Visiting Storyteller TBA

 Bring your video camera and prepare for posterity!

Sat, November 26th, 2011 | 1:30 pm

Event Details

Bring your video camera and prepare for posterity!

Thanksgiving Weekend Family Stories (Friday)

Speaker: 
Visiting Storyteller TBA

 Bring your video camera and prepare for posterity!

Fri, November 25th, 2011 | 1:30 pm

Event Details

Bring your video camera and prepare for posterity!

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