Museum of the City Of New York

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Thousands Flock To Fifth Avenue For Museum Mile Festival

The 36th annual Museum Mile Festival boasted free admission to nine New York City museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim.

06/10/2014

City Museum Bricklaying

Museum Gives Kids Hands-On Lesson On New York City’s Architectural Treasures

Children are now learning about the science behind the city’s architectural treasures by rolling up their sleeves and getting their hands dirty making their own bricks.

04/18/2014

"Rising Waters: Photographs of Sandy" exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Photo Exhibit Looking Back At Sandy On Display At Museum Of The City Of New York

“Rising Waters: Photographs of Sandy” features photos taken by professionals and amateurs.

10/29/2013

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New York Women Spend Night Camping Out In Model Micro-Unit

The two women live in a 650-square-foot apartment in Brooklyn, but for 24 hours they are living in a model apartment half that size at the Museum of the City of New York in Manhattan.

08/17/2013

A car crushed by a tree following Hurricane Sandy in the Financial District. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Museum Seeks Photo Submissions For Superstorm Sandy Exhibit

A photo exhibition coming to the Museum of the City of New York this fall will put on display scenes of the storm captured by both professional photographers and city residents.

07/31/2013

Anthony Weiner in Harlem on May 23, 2013. (credit: Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Eye On New York: Weiner’s Scandals, Activism In NYC, ‘My Big Gay Italian Wedding’

On Sunday’s Eye On New York, CBS 2’s Dana Tyler talked with Political Reporter Marcia Kramer about the latest sexting allegations involving mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and its effect on his poll numbers.

07/28/2013

Green-Wood Cemetery, May 14, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

City’s Oldest Cemetery, Once Used As Park, Marks 175th Anniversary

The 478-acre Green-Wood Cemetery is celebrating its 175th anniversary this year with an exhibition opening Wednesday at the Museum of the City of New York.

05/14/2013

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Bloomberg Announces Winner Of Micro-Apartment Design Competition

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is moving ahead with his plan to create more housing in New York City by way of “micro-apartments” which take the idea of a tiny space to a whole new level.

01/22/2013

Apollo Theater (credit: AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Kids Can Learn History Of Apollo Theater At Weekend Exhibit

To help you find something for the family, Time Out New York Kids Executive Editor Rory Halperin joined CBS 2’s Otis Livingston live in the studio for the details.

02/12/2011

Apollo Theater (credit: AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

New Exhibit Showcases Apollo’s Legendary History

Now’s your chance to see Louis Armstrong’s trumpet or B.B. King’s guitar at an exhibit showcasing the Apollo Theater’s illustrious history.

02/07/2011

Apollo Theater (credit: AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

NYC Museum Features Apollo Theater Exhibit

The exhibit, “Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing,” will run from Feb. 8 to May 1.

01/31/2011