• Bob Mankoff on The New Yorker

    Thu, Sep 08

    Join us for a lively evening with Bob Mankoff, Cartoon Editor of "The New Yorker," as he riffs on the subjects that make us laugh.

  • Cool for School: NYC Pencil Cases

    Sat, Sep 10

    Give your school supplies a personalized flare. Explore the exhibition Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs and decorate a free pencil pouch with your own New York City scenes.

  • Yiddish Theater Walking Tour

    Sun, Sep 11

    Join historian Elissa Sampson for a walking tour along historic Second Avenue, the birthplace of New York’s Yiddish theater scene.

  • Cool for School: NYC Book Covers

    Sun, Sep 11

    Bring a book to the Museum and create a book cover in the style of one of our city’s great cartoonists, Roz Chast.

  • Remembering 9/11

    Sun, Sep 11

    Join us for a screening of "16 Acres" and "The Second Day," two documentary films that chronicle September 11th and its aftermath.

  • CONVENIENT

    Thu, Sep 15

    Journalist Susan Freinkel will speak about the long-term impact that plastic is having on the environment and our health.

  • NYC Tales: Storytime for Tots

    Fri, Sep 16

    Join us for a comforting story circle and a snack as you listen to an interactive storyteller share special tales of New York City!

  • MY CITY LAB: People and Places

    Sat, Sep 17

    From Hamilton to Jay Z, and Central Park to Times Square, New York City is full of notable people and places. Enjoy activities, discover images from our collections, and work with various materials to make meaningful connections.

  • MY CITY LAB: People and Places

    Sun, Sep 18

    From Hamilton to Jay Z, and Central Park to Times Square, New York City is full of notable people and places. Enjoy hands-on activities and discover images from our exhibitions to make meaningful connections.

  • Inwood Park Walking Tour

    Sun, Sep 18

    Explore the hidden history of Inwood Hill Park through its archaeological remains, which shed light on its pre-Columbian, Native American, and Revolutionary War past.

  • Hamilton v. Moses

    Mon, Sep 19

    During this evening's debate, professors Kenneth Jackson, Joanne Freeman, and Council Member Daniel Garodnick will ponder how two of the most influential New Yorkers stacked up against one another.

  • Picturing the Bronx on Film

    Tue, Sep 20

    Join a panel of photographers and scholars to explore photographic representations of the Bronx from the mid-twentieth century to the present.

  • MY CITY LAB: People and Places

    Sat, Sep 24

    From Hamilton to Jay Z, and Central Park to Times Square, New York City is full of notable people and places. Enjoy hands-on activities and discover images from our exhibitions to make meaningful connections.

  • My City Lab: People and Places

    Sun, Sep 25

    From Hamilton to Jay Z, and Central Park to Times Square, New York City is full of notable people and places. Enjoy hands-on activities and discover images from our exhibitions to make meaningful connections.

  • An Evening with Roz Chast

    Tue, Sep 27

    Join "New Yorker" cartoonist and author Roz Chast for a discussion of her ground-breaking 2014 visual memoir chronicling her relationship with her aging parents.

  • Juan Pablo Molyneux at Home

    Wed, Sep 28

    Join us for a conversation with interior designer Juan Pablo Molyneux about his new book, "At Home," which explores the historically inspired designs of his three homes.

  • Gay Gotham: Art & Culture

    Thu, Oct 06

    Join Simon Doonan, Harmony Hammond, Sarah Schulman, Peter Cramer, Jack Waters, and Bryan Lowder as they discuss how the LGBT trendsetters of the 20th century are shaping the contemporary culture of New York City.

  • A History of Housing in NYC

    Wed, Oct 19

    Join author Richard Plunz and housing experts David Burney and Shola Olatoye to discuss the history of housing in NYC, from the single-family house to tenements and high-rise apartment buildings.

  • Undocumented New Yorkers

    Thu, Oct 20

    Join our panel of grassroots leaders, organizers, and scholars for a conversation about the future of immigrant rights in New York.

  • New York at Its Core Educator Preview Day

    Tue, Nov 08

    Educators are invited to spend the November 8 professional learning day at the museum for a FREE preview of New York at Its Core and to learn about upcoming events for teachers, students, and families for the 2016-2017 academic year.