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Attractions & Museums

Soak In The Spring Sun And A History Lesson With A Day Trip To Ellis Island

With the weather finally consistently warming up (fingers crossed!), we’ve got the perfect conditions outside for a ferry ride. Make Ellis Island...

The Museum of Jewish Heritage Was Desecrated With A Confederate Flag After The Attack On The Capitol. Here’s What They’re Doing About It.

Two days after an insurrectionist mob breached the Capitol building in D.C. and reportedly went hunting for lawmakers, a Confederate flag was found...

See Downtown From The Sky At The Reopened One World Observatory

After several months of stay-at-home orders and limited international and domestic travel, New Yorkers are itching for some fresh new views. The good...

Take An In-Person Or Virtual Tour At The Now-Open 9/11 Memorial & Museum

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum is back open for in-person visits (with requirements for masks, advanced booking and other safety measures), but for...

American Indian Museum Hosts Conversations On Mascots, Monuments

October 12 is Indigenous People’s Day, an annual celebration of Native American heritage and culture. To mark it, the National Museum of the...

Explore The Seaport’s Historic Buildings From Your Couch

Pandemic or no pandemic, New York City history buffs don’t have to skip out on the South Street Seaport Museum’s annual tradition of historic...

Students, Take Advantage Of These Discounts At Five Lower Manhattan Museums

Back-to-school season is here, even if some students aren’t physically returning to campus. But with learning in the air and a chill in the temps,...

9/11 Tribute Museum Reopens Just In Time For Anniversary With ‘Person To Person History’

Early September marks the end of summer, and also the time of year New Yorkers look back on one of the city’s darkest days. The wave of...

All Aboard! South Street Seaport Museum To Reopen Historic Ship For Visitors.

Cultural institutions such as the Museum of Jewish Heritage and the 9/11 Museum & Memorial recently announced their preparations for reopenings...

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum Is Reopening

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum (180 Greenwich Street) is scheduled for reopening to the public on September 12. As with other Lower Manhattan museum...