Family Programs

Living History Days at N-YHS
Living History: Founding Black Harlem
Sat, February 2, 11 am - 4 pm | Sun, February 3, 12 pm - 4 pm


Free with Museum Admission
All ages

This weekend, visit early 20th-century Harlem and chat with its leading residents! In conjunction with Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow, meet Living Historians portraying Madam C.J. Walker and the women she trained in her salon school. Learn about Walker’s life as a successful businesswoman selling hair products and creating hair styles (she became a millionaire from it!).

Image: Madam C.J. Walker, Scurlock Studio, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History.

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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