“Beer Here: Brewing New York’s History”
Until Sun Sep 2 2012
Photograph: Courtesy New-York Historical Society
Time Out says
Thu Mar 15 2012
Explore Gotham’s boozy past in this exhibit, which traces local beer production and consumption over the past several centuries. You’ll learn about New Amsterdam’s first tavern, established by the Dutch West India Company in 1640 to 1644, as well as how beer served as a vital source of nourishment to colonial residents. When you’ve absorbed your fill of local hops history, down a cold one in the beer hall at the end of the exhibit.
- Good for:
Drinks. Beer lovers. Feed your brain. Going solo. Take a tourist. Take your parents