Welcome to Fear City

Experience New York City in the 1970s through a selection of powerful 16mm films shot during the period. Introduced by author and Rolling Stone critic Will Hermes.

Hidden Bernstein

Explore Leonard Bernstein’s hidden personal life with two scholarly experts and enjoy a performance by singer and actress Lea DeLaria.

The David Berg Distinguished Speakers Series: An Evening with Andrew Solomon

Join us for a conversation with renowned author and reporter Andrew Solomon and journalist Lucette Lagnado.

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

    Events

    For Families Tuesday, February 21, 11:00am

    Framing the City

    What do you love about New York City? Design a frame to showcase your favorite places or memories.

    For Families Wednesday, February 22, 11:00am

    Winter Scene Painting

    Take in the wonderland that is New York City in the winter! Explore images from our collections and use your imagination to create a wonderful winter artwork of your own!

    Films Wednesday, February 22, 6:30pm

    Welcome to Fear City

    Experience New York City in the 1970s through a selection of powerful 16mm films shot during the period. Introduced by author and Rolling Stone critic Will Hermes.

    For Families Thursday, February 23, 11:00am

    Photo Fun

    Get inspired by vintage and contemporary photographs of New York City, then try your hand at our photo station to create a photo of yourself!

    Talks Thursday, February 23, 6:30pm

    Hidden Bernstein

    Explore Leonard Bernstein’s hidden personal life with two scholarly experts and enjoy a performance by singer and actress Lea DeLaria.