Museum and Library Closures

Audubon's AviaryBill Cunningham: Facades, and other spaces will be open for limited hours from April 29. For details, please visit our calendar.

On display is one of the most famous and storied coins in the world—the 1933 Double Eagle. The Double Eagle is on display in...

This installation in our Audubon Niche features a rotating selection of watercolors from John James Audubon's The Birds of America. These three works depict Audubon's...

The Henry Luce III Center for the Study of American Culture on the fourth floor provides public access to nearly 40,000 objects from the New-York Historical Society’s...

The life-size bronze figures of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) and Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) that stand at either entrance to the New-York Historical Society bring to life...

This remarkable and unique silver presentation punch bowl, currently on display in our Smith Gallery, was presented by Frank W. Woolworth (1852-1919) to architect Cass Gilbert...

Objects and documents from the incomparable collection of Congregation Shearith Israel (established 1654), including manuscripts, maps, liturgical treasures and historical...

The Games We Played presents a rotating selection of board and table games from the Liman Collection, an extraordinary collection of more than 500 examples donated...

Christian Köhler’s Germania (The Awakening of Germania in the Year 1848), 1849 (1882.154) is installed on the second to third floor stairwell. It was...

Created by Antonio Martorell and friends, this mixed media installation in the New-York Historical Society’s Luce Center reflects on the theme of Puerto Rican migration...

Creative: Tronvig Group