Events, News & Announcements
The New York State Museum, Library, and Archives will be closed on Saturday, October 30, 2021, for preventive maintenance on electrical systems. The Museum will return to normal hours of operation on Sunday, October 31.
View a sample of the highlights of the recent extraordinary gift of The Arthur A. Anderson Collection—some 1,500 works by almost 200 artists devoted to America’s first intentionally created, year-round arts colony founded in 1902 that continues to thrive over 100 years later.
Artwork from the NYSM Contemporary Native American Art Collection on view at Syracuse University Art Museum
On display through November 19, 2021, the exhibition "Each One, Inspired: Haudenosaunee Art Across the Homelands" features over 52 contemporary artworks by Haudenosaunee artists from all six Haudenosaunee Nations across what is now New York.
Looking for easy-to-access educational activities, videos, and resources for your kids, students, or even just for yourself? Visit this educational one-stop-shop webpage based on NYSM research and collections.
Join hosts Devin and Lauren as they discuss the “Burned Over District,” and how upstate New York became a “cauldron” of emergent religions and alternative communities during the 19th century.
In August 2021, the NYSM acquired 200 artifacts from the LAMAR Institute in Savannah, Georgia. These artifacts are the result of the only systematic archaeological study of three Revolutionary War battlefield sites on the north shore of Long Island.
The NYS Office of Cultural Education has created the NYS COVID-19 Documentation Initiative website to help statewide organizations document, share, and support one another throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
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