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Our Welcome Home series invites readers to learn more about the Museum. Stories feature pieces from the Museum's extensive collections portal, highlights of the East Harlem neighborhood, and the incredible work of the F.A.O. Schwarz Education Center.
The Museum has called 1220 Fifth Avenue home since 1932, but our first home was at Gracie Mansion where the mayor of NYC resides today. Learn about the fascinating history of our beautiful building at the top of Museum Mile.
East Harlem has been home to the Museum of the City of New York since 1932. Find out what makes this neighborhood so special.
A look at the diverse objects that comprise the extensive collections at the Museum.