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New-York Historical Society Museum: Because History Matters

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228 days left (12/31/22)


Photo credit: Corrado Serra

Plan your visit to the New-York Historical Society and be a witness to the history of New York City and the United States. Dive into the fascinating rise of New York City through a panoramic 18-minute film New York Story on a 70-foot screen. Explore the lives and legacies of women who’ve shaped our country in the Center for Women’s History. Take a selfie in a replica of the Oval Office and feel what it’s like to be the leader of our democracy. See over 100 Tiffany Lamps in the dramatically lit fourth floor. Discover a range of special exhibitions that display the enduring art, objects, artifacts, and documents that make the history we all stand upon today.

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Save over 30% on admission tickets and get discounted LIRR or Metro-North tickets!

For LIRR customers: Tickets may be purchased at Gray, Green or Blue Ticket Machines at LIRR stations. Select “MTA Away Deals,” then “New York City Deals,” then the package. Multiple tickets/vouchers will print. Be sure to take all items dispensed.

For Metro-North customers: Package may be purchased from any Metro-North ticket office or full-service ticket vending machine.

Use OMNY or MetroCard for the subway or bus.

Discounted train and admission ranges from $24-$48, depending on your station of departure.

Take LIRR to Penn Station, then hop on the C uptown to 81 St - Museum of Natural History. From there, the Museum is a 4-minute walk at 170 Central Park West.

MTALIRR

Penn Station

14 minutes from Penn Station via the C

Plan Trip

Or take Metro-North to Grand Central Terminal, hop on the 7 westbound to Times Square - 42 St, and then take the C uptown to 81 St - Museum of Natural History. From there, the Museum is a 4-minute walk at 170 Central Park West.

MTAMetro-North

Grand Central Terminal

22 minutes from Grand Central via the 7 & C

Plan Trip

MTALIRR

Penn Station

14 minutes from Penn Station via the C

Plan Trip