Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Special Workshops & Events

Spend your Saturday immersed in history! These interactive, Common Core-aligned professional development programs, frequently offered in collaboration with partner organizations, expand content knowledge and enrich the use of primary sources in the classroom.

Participation in New-York Historical Society professional development is applicable towards maintaining professional certification from the New York City Department of Education. For more information contact or 212-485-9256.

Saturday, December 13, 2014
10 am to 2 pm
Put on a tri-corn hat and spend your Saturday critically examining the role of New York City during the Founding Era. Engage rich revolutionary history through hands-on and inquiry-driven instruction that uses the collections of the New-York Historical Society. Walk away with valuable strategies and primary sources that you can incorporate into your classroom. Pizza lunch will be provided!

$15 per person ($10 for members)
Register Here

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