Help us present groundbreaking exhibitions and develop educational programs about our nation's history for more than 200,000 schoolchildren annually.
New York: In The Light Of Memory
In 2004 the Ethical Culture Fieldston School celebrates 125 years as one of the nation's leading education institutions. Established in 1878 by Felix Adler, the school and...
"A woman who does not know how to sew is as deficient in her education as a man who cannot write," was the critical advice given in 1838 to the readers of The Young...
Developed with support from The New York Times Company Foundation, and honoring its Neediest Cases Fund, Children at Risk documents the efforts made over the past three...
Over the course of her 40-year-career, the Brooklyn-born Shanks has brought her considerable artistic and entrepreneurial gifts to photojournalism, publishing, television and...
The exhibition consists of 65 photographs and over 50 objects recovered from the destroyed World Trade Center. Collectively, they help to tell the unheralded story of what...
Bird watchers might well insist that Central Park is really for the birds, as it is one of the world's great migratory way stations with hundreds of species passing through...
Thomas Cole, long considered the founder of the Hudson River School and the father of 19th century American landscape as a whole, takes center stage in this exhibition with...
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New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
at Richard Gilder Way (77th Street)
New York, NY 10024
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Friday - 10am-8pm
Sunday - 11am-5pm
Monday - CLOSED
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