New-York Historical is temporarily closed to help contain the spread of COVID-19. On August 14, we're opening Hope Wanted: New York City Under Quarantine, a free, outdoor exhibition in our rear courtyard. See more details on our Visit page.

Presto! A Museum Becomes a House of Illusion

This celebration culminates the historical society’s Summer of Magic, a program series devoted to illusion. But while the weekend is the season’s final three-day event, related family activities and the exhibition Summer of Magic: Treasures From the David Copperfield Collection will continue through mid-September. And if you miss Mr. Dubin’s act, you can still see […]
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