Trinity Church was designed by Richard Upjohn and completed in 1846. It is a classic example of Gothic Revival architecture. Permanent exhibits in its museum trace church history from the 1600s to the present. Free, weekly chamber and contemporary classical music recitals are performed every Thursday at 1 pm from September to May.
Turtle Bay Music School was founded in 1925 to provide high-quality musical instruction and related musical experiences to motivated students of all ages and levels of ability. The school offers affordable private and group instruction for toddlers through adults, as well as public concerts and recitals by faculty and advanced students.
Voices of Ascension Chorus and Orchestra, founded and directed by conductor Dennis Keene, is one of the world's premier professional choral ensembles.
The Westside Gallery on West 21st Street is part of the School of Visual Arts (SVA).
Wollman Hall is part of the New School University.
The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research is dedicated to the study of East European Jewry and the American Jewish immigrant experience. It presents the results of its scholarship through publications, exhibitions, lectures and conferences.