NYC’s first museum houses George Washington’s cot from Valley Forge, a huge collection of Tiffany glasswork, and objects recovered from 9/11
What You'll Get
Choose Between Two Options
- $20.50 for admission for two (up to $38 value)
- $27 for admission for two adults and up to three children, up to 12 years of age for children (up to $56 value)
- The museum is closed Mondays; view museum hours
- Not valid towards Harry Potter exhibit
- Beyond Midnight: Paul Revere through January 12, 2020
- Panoramas: The Big Picture through December 8, 2019
- Mark Twain and the Holy Land, October 25, 2019 – February 2, 2020
- Holiday Express: All Aboard to Richard Scarry’s Busytown, November 1, 2019 – February 23, 2020
- Artist in Exile: The Visual Diary of Baroness Hyde de Neuville, November 1, 2019 – January 26, 2020
- Living History Days: Meet living historians reenacting America’s past on select weekends and holidays.
- Tiffany Gallery: Featuring 100 illuminated glass lamps, this collection celebrate the works of Louis Comfort Tiffany, Clara Driscoll and the “Tiffany Girls.”
- Center for Women’s History: The first initiative of its kind in the nation, it explores the pivotal role women have played in American history through groundbreaking exhibitions.
Permanent Collection: Surrounded by a breathtaking display of art, objects, and interactive media, visitors explore American and New York history as never before.
- The museum is currently closed for safety of all. Please continue to check website for updates.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Not valid for special ticketing events, including Harry Potter exhibitions. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gift(s). May be repurchased every 30 days. Limit 1 per visit. Must use promotional value in 1 visit(s). Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About New-York Historical Society
A trip to New York would not be complete without a visit to the New-York Historical Society with its four centuries of history and art – and the only Children’s History Museum in the area. It hits the spot for anyone craving an offbeat (and often surprising) bite of the city’s culture easily digested in an hour or two.
- Great Start: New York Story, an 18-minute panoramic film experience on a 75-foot screen captures 400 years of the city's history.
- History, Visually Speaking: Image-heavy special exhibits
- Permanent Mainstay: The reimagined fourth floor, which gives visitors an interactive exploration of new and historic objects.
- Women’s Stories: We Rise, a 17-minute film focused on women's suffrage, features Meryl Streep on narration and Alicia Keys' vocals and songwriting on the track "We Are Here."
- Eye Catchers: Picasso’s stage curtain for Le Tricorne ballet and the ceiling mural from Keith Haring's Pop Shop
- Future History-Makers: DiMenna Children's History Museum, with games and interactive exhibits
- Pro Tip: Catch top historians and public figures many weeknights as part of the museum's lecture series. Separate tickets are required, but past recordings are available for free online.
- Make it a Date: Storico a cafe on the first floor, offers cocktails and inventive lunch and dinner menus.
- Shop History: Shop your way through history in the award-winning store.