Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Digital Family Guides

While the DiMenna Children’s History Museum’s remains temporarily closed, the New-York Historical Society’s galleries are ready for your visit! When planning your trip to the Museum, make sure to bookmark this page so you can choose from our digital family guides to help you explore the museum.

Choose a family guide with a theme and age range based on your child’s age and interests, and start digging into the objects and history on view! 

Holiday Express: An I Spy Family Guide
Recommended for ages 6 and under, and train fans

Honoring Veterans Day: Family Gallery Guide
Recommended for ages 7 and up

Animal Artistry: History Detective Family Guide
Recommended for ages 6 and under, and animal fans

Mystery Objects: History Detective Family Guide
Recommended for ages 7 and up, and families who like to compete

How New York City Works: History Detective Family Guide
Recommended for ages 7 and up, and Fire Department and subway fans

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