4th of July News

Spend Independence Day with us! Kids age 17 and younger get free admission to the Museum on Sunday, July 4.

June 25 – Ongoing

New York’s Liberty Bell, a witness to three centuries of celebration and tragedy, miraculously survived the devastating fire that destroyed Middle Collegiate Church on December...

July 2 - November 28, 2021

Billie Jean King’s life-long fight for equality is best characterized by her efforts for pay equity for women in professional sports, starting in the earliest days of...

July 2, 2021 - March 2022

The Beekman Family Coach returns to the New-York Historical Society on July 2, 2021. Over the past year, this rare coach—one of only three horse-drawn vehicles used in 18th-...

July 2 – September 5, 2021

From the earliest-known cave paintings to modern-day installations, animals have long featured in art. This sampling from the New-York Historical Society paintings collection...

October 24, 2021 – ongoing

In 2020, New-York Historical acquired the archive of Robert A. Caro, whose works on Robert Moses and Lyndon Johnson are regarded as masterpieces of modern biography and history...

October 1, 2021 – January 23, 2022

The New-York Historical Society honors the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg (RBG)—the trailblazing Supreme Court justice and cultural icon—with a special exhibition in fall 2021, based...

October 22, 2021 - Fall 2022

A major exhibition to mark the landmark promised gift from philanthropists and art collectors Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld, Scenes of New York City features works by...

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