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.

While our Museum is now open to visitors, most onsite public programming is currently suspended. Please join us remotely for outstanding lectures, conversations, tours, film talks, and other captivating events that bring together the nation’s most eminent historians, writers, and thinkers.

New! 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.

May 2021
Member Events
Marilyn Satin Kushner
Wed, May 12, 2021 | 5:00-5:45 pm ET | Free for Members
May 2021
The JEMB Realty Lecture in American History
Akhil Reed Amar, Richard Brookhiser (moderator)
Thursday, May 13, 2021 | 6 pm ET | $20 (Members, $10; Chairman’s Council, Free)
May 2021
History After Dark
Sat, May 15, 2021 | 8-10 pm ET | $20 ($15 Members & Young Friends)
May 2021
Virtual Presentations
Brendan Cooper, James Oakes
Mon, May 17, 2021 | 5–6 pm | Free
May 2021
The Bonnie and Richard Reiss Lecture in Constitutional History and Law
Preet Bharara, Anne Milgram
Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | 6 pm ET | $20 (Members, $10; Chairman’s Council, Free)


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