Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

September 23, 2016 - January 08, 2017

On August 27, 1776, on the marshy fields of Gowanus and Red Hook, George Washington and his rag-tag army of untrained soldiers fought the British Army, one of the most powerful...

September 05, 2016 - December 31, 2016

Summer of Hamilton may be over, but the spirit of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton lives on at the New-York Historical Society. A...

July 01, 2016 - December 04, 2016

Photographs by Larry Silver, 1949-1955 showcased 45 photographs of everyday New Yorkers and major New York City sites taken during a transformative period in history....

August 26, 2016 - November 27, 2016

Coinciding with the 2016 presidential election, the New-York Historical Society showcased more than 120 objects from The Museum of...

March 11, 2016 - October 02, 2016

Uniting a reverence for nature and a fascination with the artistic potential of glass, Louis C. Tiffany and his designers created a revolutionary design aesthetic that brought...

July 30, 2016 - October 02, 2016

Ebenezer Stevens, a Lieutenant Colonel in the Continental Army, rose through the officer ranks during the Revolutionary War and participated in pivotal events like the Boston...

June 14, 2016 - October 02, 2016

The New-York Historical Society commemorated Flag Day and Independence Day 2016 with the unveiling of The Fourth of July, 1916, the magnificent gift of Chairman...

Saturdays and Sundays between July 2 – September 25, 2016

The New-York Historical Society Education Department presents its fourth annual pop-up exhibition on Governors Island this summer. Curated by New-York Historical’s...

March 18, 2016 - September 25, 2016

This spring, the New-York Historical Society presents The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems, an ambling journey across a career that started on Sesame Street and...

August 30, 2016 - September 18, 2016

In commemoration of the 15th anniversary of September 11, 2001, World Trade Center Four Decades: Photographs by Camilo José Vergara documents the ever-evolving...

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