Special Summer Offerings

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

Tour the “Revolution” pop-up exhibition and meet our teen...
Mon, 07/06/2015 - 3:31pm

Tour the “Revolution” pop-up exhibition and meet our teen historians on Governors Island every weekend now through September 27! http://www.nyhistory.org/exhibitions/revolution-nyc-war-independence...

The largest confrontation of the American Revolution was the...
Fri, 07/03/2015 - 9:28pm

The largest confrontation of the American Revolution was the Battle of Brooklyn (also called the Battle of Long Island), during which George Washington’s troops were outflanked and outmanned. After a...

New Yorkers have always loathed paying full price for anything....
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 9:21pm

New Yorkers have always loathed paying full price for anything. The British Parliament’s 1773 Tea Act did not go over very well, as it forced colonists to buy tea from the East India Company, rather...
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