The New-York Historical Society will be open on Columbus Day, Monday, October 12. It's also the last day of The Hirschfeld Century. Don't miss it!

African American Leaders Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt
African American Leaders Scavenger Hunt
Sat, January 18th, 2014 | 10:00 am to Mon, January 20th, 2014 | 5:00 pm

January 18 – 20; Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Meet the inspiring and brave African American leaders who helped shape our nation and civil rights legislation. Families will search through New-York Historical's collections finding objects and documents related to James McCune Smith, Pierre Toussaint, Frederick Douglass and of course, Martin Luther King Jr. Ages 6 and up

Creative: Tronvig Group