1832 Merchant’s House, Manhattan’s First Landmark, Threatened by Development Next Door!


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Front Parlor photo by Denis Vlasov


Merchant’s House Museum
ranked in the top 10%
of all attractions worldwide!

  • Upcoming Virtual Events

    Wednesday, February 24, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
    Behind-the-Ropes Virtual Tour: Changing Tastes in 19th Century Furniture (1800-1860)
    With Board Member Anthony Bellov and furniture expert Carswell Rush Berlin

    Starting March 7! Sundays at 4 p.m.
    Streaming on YouTube and Facebook Live!
    Women Who Dared: 19th Century American Women Writers
    A Series of Short Fiction Read by Museum Historian Ann Haddad

    Wednesday, March 17, 6 p.m.
    In the Footsteps of Bridget Murphy: A Virtual House Tour

    Wednesday, March 24, 6 p.m.
    Behind-the-Ropes Virtual Tour: 19th Century Domestic Lighting, 100 Years of Change

    Wednesday, March 31, 6 p.m.
    Greek Revival Bicentennial: A Virtual Celebration of Our Neighborhoods’ Architectural Heritage
    With Architectural Historian Francis Morrone

    Click here for our full Calendar of Virtual Events.

    Click here for virtual exhibitions and online offerings.