A new installation of contemporary art presents recent acquisitions displayed along with notable works that have entered the collection over the past five decades. The presentation focuses on familial relationships, broadening the definition of family to include larger groups or communities united by shared values, identities, lifestyles, or emotional needs. ...
A group of 22 paintings and two small sculptures offers visitors a chronological journey through highlights of the N-YHS's rich collection of New York views, including historical images of the metropolis and allusive images of its inhabitants and their lives.
Children join Diego on a series of high-stakes animal rescue missions where they learn facts about animals and their habitats by helping rescue critters in trouble. Little ones also help Doris and her friends get to their fiesta.
This scale model of the New York City watershed, a relief map measuring almost 700 square feet and weighing 10,000 pounds, traces the city's water supply system from the outermost, upstream tributaries of the Delaware River to sea level at the Nassau county line.