Gingerbread NYC: The Great Borough Bake-Off

It's time for the annual Great Borough Bake-Off! We invited bakers from across the five boroughs to design New York City-inspired gingerbread creations.

People, Place, and Influence

Delve into the founding mission for the Museum by highlighting key aspects of this unique collection.

This Is New York

In honor of the Museum’s centennial, this exhibition, which spans a full city block, is organized around the types of urban spaces where the stories of New York are told.

New York at Its Core

What made New York New York? Follow the story of the city’s rise from a striving Dutch village to today’s “Capital of the World,” and consider its future in our changing world.

Byzantine Bembé

Explore the visual storytelling of El Barrio’s own artist and mosaicist Manny Vega.

Two black sweatshirts with 'New York' written on them side-by-side.

MCNY City As Canvas Collection

Introducing The Museum of the City of New York's street art inspired lifestyle collection: City as Canvas – a new line of apparel, accessories, and​ gifts.

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Book a Field Trip

Engage, inform, and activate—these are at the heart of all school programs at the Museum of the City of New York! See our offerings for in-person and online sessions and book today.

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New York on Film: Decade by Decade

New York on Film: Decade by Decade

Our series of monthly film screenings, complete with themed happy hours and special introductions!

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An image of a dinner setting on the South Terrace at the Museum of the City of New York

Host an Event

The Museum’s beautiful spaces are perfect for non-profit fundraisers, corporate events, weddings, film shoots, and more!

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Group Experiences

Dive into our collections and exhibitions with customizable experiences for groups and small parties, led by Museum scholars and curators

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