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

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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

    Wednesday, January 26, 7 p.m.
    An Interior Designer’s Perspective: Life, Customs, and Style in Mid-19th Century New York
    A Virtual House Tour via Zoom

    Friday, January 28, 6:30 p.m.
    In the Spirit of Science: Researching the Paranormal Using the Scientific Method
    A Virtual Event via Zoom
    January’s Topic: “Is There an Afterlife? Maybe.
    Compelling Indicators That Occur at the Time of Death”

    Click here for our full Calendar of Events.

  • We Are Open!

    Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
    Take a Guided Tour, 12 p.m.
    Visit five floors of period rooms, as well as the rear garden, with one of our knowledgeable guides. 60-75 minutes. $20, FREE for MHM Members.

    Visit at Your Own Pace, 1 to 5 p.m.
    Our self-guided tour booklet will lead you through five floors of period rooms, as well as the rear garden. Docents are available to answer questions. $15, FREE for MHM Members.

    As mandated by NYC, proof of vaccination is required to visit the Merchant's House. Masks are also required for all visitors.
    Click here for tickets, and tour policies and COVID safety protocol.