Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on Tuesday, April 21. For details, please visit our calendar.

April 2015

SPECIAL OPENING TIMES
The Museum and Library will be closed: April 6, 13, 20, 27
The Henry Luce III Center for the Study of American Culture will be closed for renovations from August 31, 2014, through December 2016.
April 7
Audubon's Aviary: The Final Flight will close at 3 pm
April 17
Audubon's Aviary: The Final Flight will close at 1 pm
The Library will close at 2 pm
The Museum will close at 5 pm
April 18
The Library will be closed today
The Museum will be closed until 2 pm
Audubon's Aviary: The Final Flight will open at 5 pm today
April 21
The Library will be closed today
The Museum will be closed today
April 30
Audubon's Aviary: The Final Flight will close today at noon
PUBLIC PROGRAMS
April 2015
Lectures & Conversations
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Margaret MacMillan
Tue, April 7th, 2015 | 6:30 pm
$38
(members $24)
April 2015
Lectures & Conversations
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
William C. Davis James M. McPherson Harold Holzer (moderator)
Wed, April 8th, 2015 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)
April 2015
Films
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Classic Film Series
Laurence Kardish
Fri, April 10th, 2015 | 7:00 pm
April 2015
Lectures & Conversations
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Jeremy Black
Sat, April 11th, 2015 | 9:30 am to 11:00 am
$44
(members $32)
April 2015
Walks & Talks
Gallery Tours
Sat, April 11th, 2015 | 12:00 pm
$27
(members $8)
April 2015
Lectures & Conversations
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Louis P. Masur
Tue, April 14th, 2015 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)
Canceled
April 2015
Canceled
Lectures & Conversations
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Huang Ruo David Henry Hwang Agnes Hsu-Tang (moderator) Special Guests
Wed, April 15th, 2015 | 7:00 pm
$38
(members $24)
April 2015
Walks & Talks
Gallery Tours
Sun, April 19th, 2015 | 12:00 pm
$27
(members $8)
April 2015
Walks & Talks
Gallery Tours
Roberta Olson
Mon, April 20th, 2015 | 11:00 am
$30
(members $18)
April 2015
Lectures & Conversations
The Bonnie and Richard Reiss Lecture in Constitutional History and Law
Akhil Reed Amar Trevor W. Morrison (moderator)
Wed, April 22nd, 2015 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)
April 2015
Concerts
Manuel Barrueco Beijing Guitar Duo
Thu, April 23rd, 2015 | 7:00 pm
$34
(members $20)
April 2015
Films
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Classic Film Series
Catherine Wyler Lesley Stahl
Fri, April 24th, 2015 | 7:00 pm
April 2015
Walks & Talks
Gallery Tours
Tue, April 28th, 2015 | 12:00 pm
$27
(members $8)
April 2015
Lectures & Conversations
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Edward J. Larson
Tue, April 28th, 2015 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)
April 2015
Lectures & Conversations
Distinguished Lehrman Fellow at N-YHS Lecture
Andrew Roberts
Thu, April 30th, 2015 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)
FAMILY PROGRAMS
April 2012
Family Program
Every Thursday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 6 and up. Drop in to try your skills at one of the oldest forms of embroidery in the world!
Thu, April 2nd, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Fri, April 3rd, 2015 | 10:00 am
February 2012
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.
Fri, April 3rd, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Sat, April 4th, 2015 | 10:00 am
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Sun, April 5th, 2015 | 10:00 am
April 2015
Family Program
Sun, April 5th, 2015 | 11:00 am
April 2015
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum Admission. Recommended for Ages 3-7.
Sun, April 5th, 2015 | 11:30 am
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Tue, April 7th, 2015 | 10:00 am
February 2012
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, April 7th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Wed, April 8th, 2015 | 10:00 am
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Thu, April 9th, 2015 | 10:00 am
April 2012
Family Program
Every Thursday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 6 and up. Drop in to try your skills at one of the oldest forms of embroidery in the world!
Thu, April 9th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Fri, April 10th, 2015 | 10:00 am
February 2012
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.
Fri, April 10th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Sat, April 11th, 2015 | 10:00 am
April 2015
Special Family Event
April 3 – 12 Free with Museum admission  All ages
Sun, April 12th, 2015 | 10:00 am
April 2015
Special Family Event
Sun, April 12th, 2015 | 11:00 am
20
(members $15)
April 2015
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum Admission. Recommended for Ages 3-7.
Sun, April 12th, 2015 | 11:30 am
April 2015
Special Family Event
Sundays: April 12 and April 26, 3-5 pm Recommended for kids and adults ages 8 and up  $35 per person
Sun, April 12th, 2015 | 3:00 pm
35
(members $30)
February 2012
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, April 14th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2012
Family Program
Every Thursday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 6 and up. Drop in to try your skills at one of the oldest forms of embroidery in the world!
Thu, April 16th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
February 2012
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.
Fri, April 17th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Family Program
Sat, April 18th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum Admission. Recommended for Ages 3-7.
Sun, April 19th, 2015 | 11:30 am
April 2015
Family Program
$15 per person ($10 per Member), ages 5 and up
Sun, April 19th, 2015 | 2:00 pm
15
(members $10)
April 2015
Special Family Event
Mike Thornton
Monthly series. Free with Museum admission. Recommended for ages 9-12. Each month families read a historical fiction or nonfiction book together at home. Families share reactions to the month’s book, see related museum artifacts and documents, and meet other history detectives and special guests!
Sun, April 19th, 2015 | 3:00 pm
April 2012
Family Program
Every Thursday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 6 and up. Drop in to try your skills at one of the oldest forms of embroidery in the world!
Thu, April 23rd, 2015 | 3:30 pm
February 2012
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.
Fri, April 24th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2015
Family Program
Sat, April 25th, 2015 | 2:00 pm
16
(members $10)
April 2015
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum Admission. Recommended for Ages 3-7.
Sun, April 26th, 2015 | 11:30 am
April 2015
Special Family Event
Sunday, April 26, 3-5 pm Recommended for kids and adults ages 8 and up  $35 per person
Sun, April 26th, 2015 | 3:00 pm
35
(members $30)
February 2012
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, April 28th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
April 2012
Family Program
Every Thursday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 6 and up. Drop in to try your skills at one of the oldest forms of embroidery in the world!
Thu, April 30th, 2015 | 3:30 pm
Creative: Tronvig Group