Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

The New-York Historical Society is delighted to offer programs that make history come alive for the entire family. Our exciting series of family programs include a weekly Sunday Story Hour in our new Barbara K. Lipman Children’s History Library, Family Learning Labs, and a chance to meet and greet some of our nation’s founders as well as military units from the 18th and 19th centuries.

October 2014
Family Program
Every Tuesday and Friday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 3-5. Each class includes time with historic toys, a special Little New-Yorkers hello song, story readings, and a related craft project.
Tue, October 14th, 2014 | 3:30 pm
October 2014
Storytelling
Listen to the iconic lines of Madeline and meet some new Madeline characters as well in these summer story times.
Wed, October 15th, 2014 | 11:00 am
October 2014
Special Family Event
Select Dates. All ages. Make a reservation for an afternoon of teas, crumpets, and the beloved children’s book Madeline!
Wed, October 15th, 2014 | 3:00 pm
October 2014
Special Family Event
Select Dates. All ages. Make a reservation for an afternoon of teas, crumpets, and the beloved children’s book Madeline!
Wed, October 15th, 2014 | 4:00 pm
October 2014
Storytelling
Listen to the iconic lines of Madeline and meet some new Madeline characters as well in these summer story times.
Thu, October 16th, 2014 | 11:00 am
Creative: Tronvig Group