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East Harlem

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  • Photograph: Harry Zernike

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  • Photograph: Harry Zernike

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Photograph: Harry Zernike

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  • Address:

    Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave
    East Harlem
    New York

  • Cross Street:

    between 103rd and 104th Sts

  • Venue phone:

    212-534-1672

  • Venue website:

    mcny.org

  • Opening hours:

    Daily 10am–6pm

  • Transport:

    Subway: 6 to 103rd St

  • Price:

    Suggested donation $10, seniors and students $6, children 12 and under free

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    1. Museum of the City of New York
      • 1220 Fifth Ave
        East Harlem
        New York
      • 212-534-1672
      • mcny.org
      • 40.792495,-73.951905

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Boroughrama

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Head to the Museum of the City of New York for a (friendly) battle of the boroughs! On two Tuesdays in November, kids can peruse the large-scale panoramic photos of NYC landmarks and everyday places in the new exhibit "Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao's New York:...

Boroughrama
  1. Sun Nov 30
  2. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, (between 103rd and 104th Sts), New York
  3. Free with museum admission
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"Mac Conner: A New York Life"

Museums & Attractions, Things to Do, Drawing

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McCauley ("Mac") Conner made a career in the publishing industry of New York by contributing artistic creations. The exhibition features Conner's hand-painted illustrations for women's magazines and advertising campaigns made after World War II. His colorful...

"Mac Conner: A New York Life"
  1. Fri Nov 28
    – Mon Jan 19 2015
  2. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, (between 103rd and 104th Sts), New York
  3. Suggested donation $10, seniors and stud...
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Fall Harvest and Husk

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Long before the borough of Manhattan was populated by 1.6 million New Yorkers, it was inhabited by the Lenape Indian tribe, who called it 'Mannahatta.' Kids can explore the history of the island and its original residents at this fall-themed exhibit at...

  1. Fri Nov 28
  2. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, (between 103rd and 104th Sts), New York
  3. Free with museum admission
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Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao's New York: Assembled Realities

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Little New Yorkers will love seeing their world in a new light through this captivating exhibit. More than 40 large-scale panoramic photos by Taiwanese artist Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao depict iconic NYC landmarks—like Coney Island and the Flatiron Building—with...

Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao's New York: Assembled Realities
  1. Fri Nov 28
    – Sun Feb 15 2015
  2. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, (between 103rd and 104th Sts), New York
  3. Free with museum admission
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MCNY Children's Holiday Party

Museums & Attractions, Arts & crafts, Themed

  • $$$

The Museum of the City of New York has been hosting this annual fundraising holiday party for over 40 years, so you can expect a well-planned extravaganza. Tots can play arcade and carnival games, decorate cookies, make crafts to take home, meet Santa,...

  1. Tue Dec 9
  2. Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave, (between 103rd and 104th Sts), New York
  3. $150, children $75
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