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What's on in New York City

12/01/2020 – 12/31/2020
Stettheimer Dollhouse
Venue: Museum of the City of New York

One of the Museum’s most popular artifacts, the dollhouse of Carrie Walter Stettheimer (1869-1944) weaves together the fashion and style of New York's Gilded Age in miniature form.

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The City Within: Brooklyn Photographs by Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb will present more than thirty images with the borough of Brooklyn as the point of inspiration. Through the work of Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb we come to...

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Starlight
Venue: Museum of the City of New York

The dazzling focal point of the Museum’s main entry space, this brilliant, state of the art technological light installation is suspended above the Rotunda.

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The gallery will present original drawings by long-time New Yorker illustrator Saul Steinberg alongside gifts of garments, posters, decorative arts objects, and many other artifacts speaking to the everyday life of the city.

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New York at Its Core
Venue: Museum of the City of New York

Framed around the key themes of money, density, diversity, and creativity, New York City’s history and future come alive in this first-of-its-kind exhibition, through the stories of innovation, energy, struggle, and the vision of generations of immigrants, politicians, tycoons, dreamers, master...

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Timescapes
Venue: Museum of the City of New York

How do you fit the Big Apple onto the small screen? Timescapes, the Museum’s award-winning short documentary, explores how New York City grew from a settlement of a few hundred Europeans, Africans, and Native Americans into the metropolis we know today,...

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City/Game: Basketball in New York
Venue: Museum of the City of New York

City/Game: Basketball in New York captures the excitement and evolution of this quintessentially urban game and the energy of the diverse New Yorkers who play it and love it. Original objects and ephemera showcased alongside photography, audio, and video—highlighting the connections...

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Activist New York
Venue: Museum of the City of New York

In a town renowned for its in-your-face persona, New Yorkers have banded together on issues as diverse as civil rights, wages, sexual orientation, and religious freedom. Using artifacts, photographs, audio and visual presentations, as well as interactive components that seek to...

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