The president wrote a letter asking to buy mammoth fossils, according to recently released letters.
During the first three Wednesdays of August, Uptown Bounce features exhibits, live DJs and food trucks.
The Museum Mile Festival, now in its 36th year, transforms Fifth Avenue into a block party for the arts.
Aaron Rose took a series of photographs in Coney Island from 1961 to 1963.
We've got your schedule set with great events and activities for the week.
The week's most exciting events are here for you in one handy guide.
"City as Canvas" showcases previously unseen artwork by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and more.
A MCNY staircase has been adorned with quotes and images about the city's history.
The artist's paintings have been compared to the impressionist masters.
The MCNY is also giving away a piece of furniture featured in the show.
"Rising Waters: Photographs of Hurricane Sandy" will run from Aug. 24 to Sept. 29.
A selection of things to do in New York City between Aug. 12 and 18.
The Museum of the City of New York has jumped ship as operator of the troubled Seaport Museum.
Starting this fall, Dancing Dreams will begin offering classes at The Museum of the City of New York.
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