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Since 1863

Brooklyn Historical Society makes the vibrant history of Brooklyn tangible, meaningful, and relevant today.

Today's Open Hours

  • BHS DUMBO 11 am - 5 pm
  • BHS Pierrepont 12 pm - 5 pm
  • BHS Pierrepont Gift Shop 12 pm - 5 pm
  • Othmer Library 1 pm - 5 pm
This Season

BHS welcomes Alexis Coe in conversation with Rebecca Traister!

Historian and author Alexis Coe offers a new perspective on the legendary life of George Washington. Bestselling author of Good and Mad Rebecca Traister joins her on Mar 18 for a conversation that separates the myth from the man.

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