Expanded Hours

We're now open Wednesdays through Sundays! Proof of vaccination against COVID-19 is required for visitors ages 12 and up. Learn more >

New-York Historical’s acclaimed public program series has resumed on site! Join us for an array of thought-provoking lectures and conversations featuring some of the nation’s most celebrated historians, writers, and public figures. 

Virtual programming—including the ability to livestream select programs—will also continue. You may also access exclusive program recordings available to stream on demand. Check out our rich video library, with new programs continuously added throughout the season.

For more information about public programs and ticketing, please call (212) 485-9268.

September 2021
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
David W. Blight, Annette Gordon-Reed, Akhil Reed Amar (moderator)
Sunday, September 26, 2021 | 10 am–12:15 pm ET | $44 (Members $32; Chairman’s Council, Free)
September 2021
Live on Zoom
Monday, September 27, 2021 | 6 pm ET | $21
September 2021
The Mathew "Mike" Gladstein Lecture in Biography
Peter S. Canellos
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | 6:30 pm ET | $38 (Members $24; Chairman’s Council, Free)
September 2021
Live on Zoom
Louise Mirrer, Deborah Borda, Aki Carpenter, Gillian Tett, Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel (moderator)
LIVE ON ZOOM: Wednesday, September 29, 2021 | 12–2 pm ET | Free Admission*
October 2021
Historical Walking Tours
Barnet Schecter
Sunday, October 3, 2021 | 10 am | $38 (Members $24; Chairman’s Council, Free)


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