Family Programs

Living History Days at N-YHS
Living History: Meet James Madison
Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday and Sunday, October 21-22
Free with Museum Admission
Recommended for all ages

Visit us this weekend to meet the ‘Father of the Constitution!’ Portrayed by Living Historian Kyle Jenks, James Madison will tell stories about his contributions to the Federalist Papers, a writing campaign to ratify the US Constitution that began 230 years ago this month. Learn how our system of government was debated in 1787, discover why the Constitutional Convention was held in secret, and take a close look at Mr. Madison’s unique 18th-century fashion!

 

Please contact familyprograms@nyhistory.org for more information and pricing.

 

MONTHLY CALENDAR

MANY FAMILY PROGRAMS ARE FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION.

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