Harold Holzer

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Upper West Side »

'Lincoln and the Jews' Exhibit Traces President's Support of Jewish People

Lincoln was supportive of Jews in America at a time when prejudice was rampant. 

Upper East Side »

Met's $25 Admissions Fee Gets Official Nod from City

The Met is being sued over "confusing" signage making its suggested admission seem mandatory.

Upper East Side »

Met Slashes 280 Planned Seats From Plaza Redesign

The Met plans cut 280 chairs from the originally planned 400.

Upper East Side »

Met Drops Kiosks From $60M Plaza Overhaul Plan

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has dropped the kiosks from its $60 million public plaza overhaul.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Upper East Siders Block 'Starbucks' Part of Met Museum Plan

The UES comunity board rejected part of the plan that would bring seats and tables to the plaza.  

Manhattan »

Met Could Lose Nearly Half of City Funding Next Year

The famed museum's funding from the city could drop from $10.6 million to $5.4 million under proposed budget cuts.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Metropolitan Museum of Art Raises Suggested Fees

The Upper East Side icon will raise the optional admission charge to $25 on July 1 because of "budgetary challenges."