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New York in the 20’s – Jazz Films at the Museum of the City of New York

by theRealHarlemista The Museum of the City of New York is a fantastic compendium of our city’s past and present,  although it sometimes lives in the shadow of New York’s other world class Museums. This Sunday, August 28th,…

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PHOTOS: Post-WWII New York City in Focus at New Museum Exhibit

“A City Seen: Todd Webb’s Postwar New York, 1945-1960” is at the Museum of the City of New York.

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Santa Claus’ New York City Roots Explored in Museum Exhibit

Santa Claus is not technically a New Yorker, though his creation is the work of four of its residents.

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Santa Claus’ New York City Roots Honored in Museum Exhibit

Santa Claus is not technically a New Yorker, though his creation is the work of four of its residents.

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Hip-Hop Museum Coming to New Bronx Point Mega-Development

Bronx Point rendering View Full Caption New York City Economic Development Corporation The Bronx — The Universal Hip-Hop Museum is finally getting a home, part of a mega-development complex coming to Bronx Point. The museum, which is in its…

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Struggle for Reproductive Rights the Focus of New Lecture Series

Men stand outside the National Anti-Suffrage Association headquarters around 1911. View Full Caption Courtesy of the Library of Congress and Museum of the City of New York EAST HARLEM — A Scottish woman was burned at the stake…

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PHOTOS: Salsa’s Roots Traced to City’s Streets in New Museum Exhibit

View Full Caption Dancers on Randall’s Island in 1974. Courtesy of José Yogui Rosario and Pablo E. Yglesias EAST HARLEM— Like many other cultural phenomena, the origins of salsa can be traced back to the city’s streets. The vibrant,…

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Brooklyn Transit Museum ‘Subway Sleuths’ help autistic kids learn

At age 9, Ian Aquino knows how to stay safe on a subway. The Harlem boy knows not to walk between cars, because “you’ll be in bad trouble” and fall onto the tracks. He doesn’t lean on the…

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Reminder: Visit Spanish Harlem museums during Museum Mile Festival

By HarlemCondoLife Don’t forget, tonight (June 14th) is the 33rd annual Museum Mile Festival, which starts at 6 p.m.  Start your visit to the Museum Mile Festival at the Museum of the City of New York, located in…

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