Tue, June 20 from 4:00-8:00pm
As part of the 2017 River To River Festival, Night at the Museums gives locals and tourists the opportunity to visit Lower Manhattan’s diverse and culturally significant institutions—all for free. Visitors of all ages can spend a summer evening exploring New York City’s history and heritages. All museums and historical sites are within walking distance from one another in one of the most diverse and concentrated groups of museums in the world.
Participants include: African Burial Ground National Monument, China Institute, Federal Hall National Memorial, Fraunces Tavern® Museum, Lower Manhattan Tours*, Museum of American Finance, Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, National Archives at New York City, National Museum of the American Indian—Smithsonian Institution, National September 11 Memorial Museum*, 9/11 Tribute Center, NYC Municipal Archives, Poets House, The Skyscraper Museum, South Street Seaport Museum.
THIS EVENT IS FREE! FOR A FULL SCHEDULE OF THIS SPECIAL NIGHT OF PROGRAMMING, PLEASE VISIT THE NIGHT AT THE MUSEUMS WEBSITE.