Explore Pride uptown! Guides from the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project lead a special walking tour that starts at the New-York Historical Society. Check out locations like writer James Baldwin’s residence, the Ansonia (which once housed the legendary Continental Baths), the Dakota (once home to composer Leonard Bernstein), and other places where LGBTQ history made its mark.
Hear the fascinating story behind the recent discovery of the only surviving wartime image of George Washington’s Headquarters Tent, an artwork that's currently on loan to New-York Historical as part of our Museum-wide celebration,
Nerdy Thursdays returns to New-York Historical! Join us at the Museum for this signature event from the Black Gotham Experience that brings together a DJ, gallery talks, cocktails, and a brilliant group of nerdy people.
Quick: Do you know who won the Battle of Brooklyn? Do you know what George Washington’s favorite breakfast beverage was? Can you name three important Revolutionary War sites in New York? If you know the answers to those questions (or even if you don’t!), bring your friends for a fun night of trivia in our historic Library courtesy of the fact fanatics at Trivia, AD!