Celebrating 85 Years as a Museum



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

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Front Parlor photo by Denis Vlasov


Ranked in the top 10%
of all attractions worldwide!

Winner GANYC Apple Award 2021
for Outstanding Achievement in NYC Preservation!

photo by Dayle Vander Sande
  • Upcoming Events, Online and In-Person

    Tuesday, May 11, 6 p.m.
    Celebrating Our 85th Anniversary!
    Life at Home in Old New York: A Virtual House Tour

    Tuesday, May 18, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
    Domestic Staff: Their Work, Their Houses, Their Lives, from the Federal Period through the Gilded Age

    Thursday, May 20, 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
    Lower East Side History Month Walking Tour

    Wednesday, May 26, 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

    Click here for our full Calendar of Events.

    Click here for virtual exhibitions and online offerings.