New York Futurism: A Screening of Class Divide

A screening of "Class Divide" followed by a discussion with director Marc Levin and student filmmakers.

The Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge

Authors Erica Wagner and Kevin Baker delve into one of America’s most iconic structures, the Brooklyn Bridge.

In the Steps of Salsa Walking Tour

Explore the barrio of salsa, East Harlem, with folklorist Elena Martinez.

Feeding the Fight: The Culinary History of WWI

Savor a bite of culinary history with the food and drinks that defined the American experience during WWI.

Guided Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the Museum, including highlights from current exhibitions.

  • 1220 Fifth Ave at 103rd St., Open Daily 10am–6pm


    For Families Thursday, July 6, 11:00am

    Museum in the Park: Graffiti Mural

    Explore examples of New York City graffiti styles in <em>New York at Its Core</em>. Then design your own signature style of writing to contribute to our graffiti mural!

    For Families Saturday, July 8, 11:00am

    New York City Zines

    Discover the creativity, diversity, and energy of the “city that never sleeps” in <em>New York at Its Core</em>. Create a mini-magazine or “zine” full of all that you love about the city!

    For Families Monday, July 10, 11:00am

    Community Mural

    Explore notable New Yorkers who have worked to improve their communities in <em>New York at Its Core</em> and <em>Activist New York</em>. Then work with others to make a community-inspired indoor mural!

    Talks Monday, July 10, 6:00pm

    Funny Women

    Shannon O’Neil and Aparna Nancherla talk with Sarah Maslin Nir about New York’s comedy scene.