Whether you're preparing for your visit or you're interested in using our archives in the classroom, the Museum's resource page has something for every educator. Explore our online educator's guide, our Collections Portal with over 140,000 images, sample projects for New York City History Day, and more.

  • Educators' Guides

    This resource for teachers contains a growing collection of documents and images created in collaboration with elementary and middle-school teachers for use in the classroom and designed to enhance students’ experiences at the City Museum.

  • Using the Museum's Collection Portal

    The Museum of the City of New York’s Collections Portal makes over 100,000 historic images from the City Museum’s collection available online. This instructional guide provides the tools you need to explore these resources and inspire your students’ investigation of New York City.