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NYHS School Vacation Week: Rock & Roll & Meet The Presidents

NYHS School Vacation Week- Rock & Roll & Meet The Presidents James Madison

February 15 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until February 18, 2020

New-York Historical Society
70 Central Park West at 77th Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: 4-5 to 15-18

Free with museum admission

Create rock & roll-inspired art projects to celebrate the new exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution. Pick up an exhibition family guide and music-filled audio guide to explore an immersive experience of rock greats.

Also meet President James Madison and First Lady Dolley Madison as portrayed by historical interpreters Kyle Jenks and Judith Kalaora. Learn about President Madison’s role in writing the Constitution and discover how Dolley Madison protected important objects in the White House when Washington, D.C. was attacked during the War of 1812. Visit new exhibition Meet the Presidents to learn more and sit behind the modern Oval Office desk. Pick up a Presidential History Hunt.

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