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.

Member Events
Curator Confidential: A Sneak Peek at "Cover Story: Katharine Graham, CEO"
Wed, March 24, 2021 | 5:00-5:45 pm ET | Free for Members

Take a deep dive into our exhibitions and collections in this live event on Zoom that’s reserved exclusively for New-York Historical Members. Not a Member yet? Join us today!


Katharine Graham was one of the most powerful women in 20th-century America. Best known for her role in publishing the Pentagon Papers and the Watergate investigation as president and publisher of the Washington Post, Graham was also the first woman CEO of a Fortune 500 company, a Pulitzer Prize-winning memoirist, and a one-time guest of honor at Truman Capote's legendary Black and White Ball. Get a sneak peek at our upcoming exhibition on Graham with Center for Women's History scholar Jeanne Gutierrez.


Tickets are free for Members
Online: Click on the orange “Reserve Now” button at the top of this page




After you register, you will receive a confirmation email. One day before the event, you will receive an email from with the Zoom link and instructions on how to join the event.

View previously recorded episodes on our Curator Confidential YouTube playlist.

Photo: Washington Post PR photo of Katharine Graham at work, ca. 1980
Library of Congress Manuscripts Division

Creative: Tronvig Group