Founded in 1754, the New York Society Library is the oldest book lender in the city. Today, its holds 300,000 volumes, as well as exhibits and public events in its Italianate townhouse on the Upper East Side.
New York Society Library
|Venue name:||New York Society Library||Contact:|
53 E 79th St
|Cross street:||between Madison and Park Aves|
|Opening hours:||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 9am–5pm; Tue, Thu 9am–7pm; Sun 1–5pm|
|Transport:||Subway: 6 to 77th St|