Museum Open

The Museum is open Monday, Feb. 17, 10 am–6 pm, for Presidents' Day.

Family Programs

Living History Days at N-YHS
Living History: Commemorating the 15th Amendment
Saturday, February 1 | 12–4 pm


Free with Museum Admission
All ages

Join us to remember the 150th anniversary of the ratification of the 15th Amendment to the Constitution, which gave black men the right to vote in 1870. Learn about the complicated history of the amendment, historic and present-day methods of voter suppression, and voter advocacy. Are you over 18? Register to vote while you're here!

Ballot Box (1857), Samuel C. Jollie, New-York Historical Society gift of George H. Dean

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

 

MONTHLY CALENDAR

MANY FAMILY PROGRAMS ARE FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION.

Birthday Parties information: download as pdf 

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