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The Past & The Curious

the past & the curious
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until June 5, 2020

Suggested Ages: 4 to 14+

FREE

Learn that history can be amazing, inspiring and relevant to anyone in a podcast featuring stories of Spies, funny foods, George Washington’s foibles, early advancements in cartooning and ballooning and much more. A professional music score and important songs accompany nearly every themed episode.

History @ Home

Learn about history in real-time with New-York Historical Society educators on Zoom. Lessons are content-based and inquiry-driven, featuring images and historical documents from the museum’s collections using shared PowerPoint presentations.…

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Join the Transit Museum for a week of virtual summer fun and explore the stories that photographs can tell about public transit and New York City.  Check out the Museum’s…

Hamilton Cast Read Alongs

Hamilton cast members (including original Angelica Renée Elise Goldsberry) read award-winning children’s books along with a discussion of the history behind the story led by Illinois History Teacher of the…

Interactive Family Event: Meet Victoria Confino

Virtually visit to the Tenement Museum at 97 Orchard Street to interact face-to-face with a former resident. Journey back in time to 1916 and learn from an actor playing Victoria…