Floor Closure

The second floor of the Museum will be closed Saturday, December 16.

Museums Chart a Response to Political Upheaval

Publisher: 
New York Times
Date: 
March 13, 2017
Times of political change and social upheaval raise questions about what a museum is for...On April 1, the New-York Historical Society plans to open an exhibition on immigration, helping people to understand what they need to know to pass a naturalization test and become a citizen. The show sends the message that there is a legitimate path for immigrants’ becoming full Americans, according to Louise Mirrer, the museum’s president and chief executive. Read more…
Creative: Tronvig Group