NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY OFFERS FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION
TO FEDERAL EMPLOYEES AFFECTED BY THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

WHAT:
The New-York Historical Society will provide free Museum Admission to furloughed federal employees affected by the government shutdown plus one guest. Workers must present a valid federal I.D. to gain free admission. Please note, Harry Potter: A History of Magic is not included and requires a separate timed-ticket.

WHEN:
From now until the end of the federal government shutdown                  

WHERE:
170 Central Park West, New York, NY

WHO:                  
The New-York Historical Society, one of America’s preeminent cultural institutions, is dedicated to fostering research and presenting history and art exhibitions and public programs that reveal the dynamism of history and its influence on the world of today. Founded in 1804, New-York Historical has a mission to explore the richly layered history of New York City and State and the country, and to serve as a national forum for the discussion of issues surrounding the making and meaning of history. The DiMenna Children’s History Museum at New-York Historical encourages families to explore history together through permanent installations and a wide range of family learning programs for toddlers, children, and preteens. To learn more: http://www.nyhistory.org

Press contacts  
Ines Aslan, 212-485-9263 / ines.aslan@nyhistory.org     
Marybeth Ihle, 212-873-3400 ext 326 / marybeth.ihle@nyhistory.org

Image credit:
The New-York Historical Society is located on Central Park West and 77th Street. Photo credit: Jon Wallen.

 

Date: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Creative: Tronvig Group