​Museum and Library Hour Changes

On Wednesday, April 25, the Museum and Library will open at 2 pm. For a full list of gallery closures, click here.


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Fun Facts

When did the Statue of Liberty Turn Green?

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We all know the Statue of Liberty is copper, gifted to us by the people of France in 1886. But when did the copper Lady Liberty get her green patina? Watch the first video in our series “When Did The Statue of Liberty Turn Green? And Other Questions About NYC” to get answers to your most pressing, and sometimes most puzzling, New York history questions.

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