In honor of Evacuation Day, we’re offering $1 Museum admission all day long!
On November 25, 1783 British troops evacuated New York City, the last City to be occupied at the end of the Revolutionary War. General George Washington led his troops in a parade that proceeded down Broadway, and ended with a dinner held at Fraunces Tavern.
Celebrate this momentous event in New York City's history with $1 admission to the Museum; which includes live performances by the uniformed Fife & Drums of the Old Barracks. Outfitted in authentic 2nd New Jersey Regiment uniforms, the Fife & Drum Corps will perform 4 different sets throughout the day. Join us and experience the music well known by every solider in the Revolution! Performances will take place at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30.
Guided Museum tours are FREE with $1 Museum admission at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00pm.
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council