The New-York Historical Society is delighted to offer programs that make history come alive for the entire family. Our exciting series of family programs include a weekly Sunday Story Hour in our new Barbara K. Lipman Children’s History Library, Family Learning Labs, and a chance to meet and greet some of our nation’s founders as well as military units from the 18th and 19th centuries.

July 2014
Storytelling
Every Sunday. Free with Museum Admission. Recommended for ages 3-7. From the 17th to the 21st century, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great – new stories each week!
Sun, July 20th, 2014 | 11:30 am
July 2014
Family Program
Every Tuesday and Friday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 3-5. Each class includes time with historic toys, a special Little New-Yorkers hello song, story readings, and a related craft project.
Tue, July 22nd, 2014 | 3:30 pm
July 2014
Special Family Event
Select Dates. All ages. Make a reservation for an afternoon of teas, crumpets, and the beloved children’s book Madeline!
Wed, July 23rd, 2014 | 3:00 pm
July 2014
Family Program
Every Thursday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 6 and up. Drop in to try your skills at one of the oldest forms of embroidery in the world!
Thu, July 24th, 2014 | 3:30 pm
July 2014
Family Program
Every Tuesday and Friday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 3-5. Each class includes time with historic toys, a special Little New-Yorkers hello song, story readings, and a related craft project.
Fri, July 25th, 2014 | 3:30 pm
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