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: Meet the Presidents
Saturday, February 15 | 12–4 pm

Free with Museum Admission
All ages

Celebrate Presidents' Day weekend! Meet President James Madison and First Lady Dolley Madison as portrayed by historical interpreters Kyle Jenks and Judith Kalaora. Learn about President Madison’s role in writing the Constitution and discover how Dolley Madison protected important objects in the White House when Washington, D.C. was attacked during the War of 1812. Afterwards, visit the new exhibition Meet the Presidents to learn more! Also: Pick up a Presidential History Hunt, available all weekend long.

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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