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!

Inside the New York Historical Society’s ‘Eloise at the Museum’ Exhibit

Conde Nast Traveler
June 29, 2017
"I am Eloise. I am six. I am a city child. I live at the Plaza." More than 60 years after the original Eloise book was first published, the iconic children's book star has found a new home: the New-York Historical Society. Mapping the fictional life of the young, wild child and the very real lives of her creators, the late author and Funny Face actress Kay Thompson and illustrator Hilary Knight, the historical society's new exhibit gives a glimpse for children (and many adult fans) into the world beyond the pages. Read more…
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