New-York Historical Society
UPPER WEST SIDE. Overlooking the western rim of Central Park, this neoclassical structure guards some of the oldest artifacts associated with the city of New York. Among the over 40,000 pieces in the museum’s Henry Luce III Center are original paintings from the Hudson River school, John James Audubon watercolors, over 800 sculptures, 132 Tiffany lamps, furniture and silver. Also there is the popular Slavery In New York exhibit. Meanwhile, Great Hall hosts a variety of temporary early American exhibits each year.
TRAIN: B, C to Central Park W
Address170 Central Park W, New York, NY 10024