Museum Open

The Museum is open Monday, October 14, 10 am–6 pm, for Columbus Day.

Behind-the-Scenes Look at Conservation
Tue, October 22nd, 2019 |
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

This event is hosted by The New York Adventure Club


Take an intimate, after-hours tour through the Museum, the Patricia D. Klingenstein Library reading room, and the conservation lab, where staff members preserve some of the most illuminating treasures in our collection. Witness firsthand how conservators prepare and stabilize Library and Museum paper-based collections, and even better: Try out treatment techniques on your own! This event is hosted by the New York Adventure Club.


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