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    For Press and Media enquiries, please contact the Museum’s Department of Communications at pressoffice@mcny.org for additional information on current, ongoing, or upcoming exhibitions.

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    The Museum in the News

    New York at its Core

    • "Museum Explores the Core of New York" Wall Street Journal
    • "What Made New York New York? Henry Hudson, George Washington and a Silver Subway Shovel" The New York Times
    • "Glean 400 Years of NYC History in One Immersive Exhibit" Curbed
    • Gothamist, Stay Up All Night To Celebrate 400+ Years Of NYC At The Museum Of The City Of New York (Oct 22)
    • "Meet the heroes, hustlers and villains who built New York City" Metro
    • "New York At its Core Exhibit Opens Reflecting on 400 Years of NYC History and its Future" Untapped Cities

    Gay Gotham


    From Teaspoons to Titanic 

    • "One Titanic Survivor Goes on View: A Deck Chair" The New York Times
    • "On View: ‘From Teaspoons to Titanic: Recent Acquisitions’ at Museum of the City of New York" NewYork.com

    Activist New York


    In the South Bronx of America: Photographs by Mel Rosenthal

    • "Mel Rosenthal’s South Bronx Activism and Engagement" New York Times, Lens 
    • "The South Bronx: More Than Just Poverty and Ruin (Oct 26)" Newsweek
    • "In the South Bronx of America: Photographs by Mel Rosenthal, 1976-82" New Yorker

    Gilded New York

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