Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society will close at 3pm on November 26 and remain closed through November 27. For details, please visit our calendar.

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SPECIAL OPENING TIMES
The Museum and Library will be closed: November 3, 10, 13, 14, 17, 24, 27
The Henry Luce III Center for the Study of American Culture will be closed for renovations from August 31, 2014 through December 2016.
November 4
The Library will be closed today
November 7
The Museum will close at 5 pm
The Auditorium will be closed today
November 9
The Auditorium will close at 1 pm
November 11
The Works: Salon Style at the New-York Historical Society will close at 3 pm
November 12
The Auditorium will close at 1 pm
The Museum will close at 3 pm
The Works: Salon Style at the New-York Historical Society will be closed today.
November 15
New York Story will begin screening at noon
November 19
The Works: Salon Style at the New-York Historical Society will close at 4 pm
November 20
The Works: Salon Style at the New-York Historical Society will close at 4 pm
November 26
The Library will be closed today
The Museum will close at 3 pm
PUBLIC PROGRAMS
November 2014
Lectures & Conversations
The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Ric Burns
Sat, November 1st, 2014 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am
$44
(members $32)
November 2014
Lectures & Conversations
The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Harold Holzer
Jonathan Alter (moderator)
Wed, November 5th, 2014 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)
November 2014
Lectures & Conversations
The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Geoffrey C. Ward
Sat, November 8th, 2014 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am
$44
(members $32)
November 2014
Films
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Classic Film Series
Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court, Samuel Alito
Philip C. Bobbitt
Fri, November 14th, 2014 | 7:00 pm
November 2014
Lectures & Conversations
The Bonnie and Richard Reiss Lecture in Constitutional History and Law
Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court, Samuel Alito
Philip C. Bobbitt
Akhil Reed Amar (moderator)
Sat, November 15th, 2014 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am
$44
(members $32)
November 2014
Walks & Talks
Gallery Tours
Sat, November 15th, 2014 | 12:00 pm
$27
(members $8)
November 2014
Walks & Talks
Gallery Tours
Tue, November 18th, 2014 | 12:00 pm
$27
(members $8)
November 2014
Lectures & Conversations
Lehrman Distinguished Fellow Lecture
Andrew Roberts
Tue, November 18th, 2014 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)
November 2014
Lectures & Conversations
The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
James Grant
Wed, November 19th, 2014 | 6:30 pm
$30
(members $18)
November 2014
Films
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Classic Film Series
Antonio Monda
Fri, November 21st, 2014 | 7:00 pm
November 2014
Lectures & Conversations
The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Bret Stephens
Max Boot (moderator)
Mon, November 24th, 2014 | 6:30 pm
$30
(members $18)
FAMILY PROGRAMS
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, November 4th, 2014 | 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, November 6th, 2014 | 3:30 pm
November 2014
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum admission. Recommended for ages 3-7. From the seventeenth century to the twenty-first, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great.
Sun, November 2nd, 2014 | 11:30 am
November 2014
Scavenger Hunt
Free with Museum admission. All ages. In celebration of Veteran's Day families search through the Museum to find soldier-related objects, documents, and paintings.
Sat, November 8th, 2014 | 11:00 am
November 2014
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum admission. Recommended for ages 3-7. From the seventeenth century to the twenty-first, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great.
Sun, November 9th, 2014 | 11:30 am
November 2014
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum admission. Recommended for ages 3-7. From the seventeenth century to the twenty-first, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great.
Sun, November 16th, 2014 | 11:30 am
November 2014
Family Program
$15 per child ($10 per Member child). Ages 8 and up. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Accompanying adults pay Museum admission only. Learn and cook with New York City's food history inspired by N-YHS collections in this ongoing program.
Sat, November 22nd, 2014 | 2:00 pm
$15
(members $10)
November 2014
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum admission. Recommended for Ages 3-7. From the seventeenth century to the twenty-first, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great.
Sun, November 23rd, 2014 | 11:30 am
November 2014
Special Family Event
Members-only event for Family level members or higher. Family members receive priority access to view the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon inflation on 77th Street. Join Today!
Wed, November 26th, 2014 | 3:00 pm
November 2014
Living History Days at N-YHS
Free with Museum admission. All ages. History comes alive for the whole family with Living History Days! The Third New Jersey Regiment will be stationed at N-YHS for two days this Thanksgiving weekend.
Sat, November 29th, 2014 | 11:00 am
November 2014
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum admission. Recommended for ages 3-7. From the seventeenth century to the twenty-first, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great.
Sun, November 30th, 2014 | 11:30 am
Creative: Tronvig Group