Monthly Archives: May 2018

Summer Family Programs!

Activities abound at the Historical Museum for young people and their families this summer! The Museum’s educators have created programs designed to uniquely engage these special visitors in memorable, exhibit-focused activities. All sessions are conducted by experienced, expert teachers. Visit … Continue reading

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“Jacob A. Riis: How the Other Half Lives” on view June 16 – August 11

    Jacob A. Riis was a pioneering newspaper reporter and social reformer in New York at the turn of the twentieth century. His then-novel idea of using photographs of the city’s slums to illustrate the plight of impoverished residents … Continue reading

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