Open Memorial Day

The Museum will be open on Monday, May 28, from 10 am – 6 pm.

Fashion, Feathers, and the Fight for Migratory Birds

All Arts
April 12, 2018
At the New-York Historical Society’s recently opened Feathers: Fashion and the Fight for Wildlife, feathers take on new weight. Featuring a collection of ornate bird- and plumage-embellished clothing and accessories displayed alongside historical accounts of avian activism, the exhibition explores the darker sides of the feathered fashions of the late-19th century while celebrating the civic engagement that brought the trend’s underlying issues to light. Read more…
Creative: Tronvig Group