New-York Historical Society

April 1, 2020
Yes, we have a public health crisis and a national emergency, nevertheless, today is Census Day in the United States, a day set aside every decade since 1790 to count every person living in the cou
November 5, 2019
New York – This fall, the New-York Historical Society introduces visitors to a little-known artist whose work documented the people and scenes of early America.
April 12, 2016
NEW YORK, NY, April 12, 2016 - The documents that broke baseball’s color barrier and helped spark the Civil Rights Movement will be on view at the New-York Historical Society for a limited t
October 21, 2015
New York, NY, October 20, 2015—Best-known for his appearance on the $10 bill and most recently the subject of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s award-winning musical, Alexander Hamilton continues to capture the
September 18, 2015
New York, NY, September 18, 2015—The New-York Historical Society is proud to display a rare early copy of the Magna Carta, one of the most important historical documents in the world, in an exhibit
March 27, 2015
The four-year Civil War sesquicentennial is drawing down, but there are still many wonderful books and exhibits to explore.