Holiday Hours

The Museum will be open Memorial Day, Monday, May 29

Media

Watch art and history come alive every day at New-York Historical! Learn about the past and engage with your community through our digital audio and video resources.

About

The New-York Historical Society makes history matter every day by bringing you engaging educational programs, intellectually stimulating lectures, thought-provoking exhibitions, and fascinating stories in art and history that you never knew. As a public resource for learning, New-York Historical works to offer audio and video digital resources where possible. Our Media Page brings you select programs and events as well as fun facts and deep dives into topics about the history of the United States through the eyes of its cultural nucleus, New York City.

History with David M. Rubenstein: A Conversation with Eric Foner

Join us for an evening with one of the country’s most prominent historians, Pulitzer Prize-winning Eric Foner, discussing his illustrious...

New-York Historical Society Highlights 2016-17

From the whimsical fun of Mo Willems to the powerful story of the Battle of Brooklyn, the New-York Historical Society explored a fascinating variety of American stories in 2016....

The First Jewish Americans: Freedom and Culture in the New World

In the fall/winter of 2016, we explored the early history of Jewish settlers in the Americas in...

What is the new Center for Women's History?

The New-York Historical Society's new Center for Women's History, the first of its kind in the nation within the walls of a major museum, reveals the untold stories of women of all backgrounds...

History with David M. Rubenstein: A Conversation with Eric Foner
New-York Historical Society Highlights 2016-17
The First Jewish Americans: Freedom and Culture in the New World
What is the new Center for Women's History?
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