Fraunces Tavern Museum’s mission is to educate the public and create genuine appreciation for New York City history as it relates to Colonial America, the Revolutionary War, and the Early Republic; this mission is fulfilled through the preservation of its collection and interpretation of the institution’s landmarked 1719 building along with varied exhibitions of art and artifacts as they relate to the historic site and the American Revolution.
Two originals — American Sequential Art (Comic Books) and our FIRST “Top Gun,” George Washington — will come together this Fall in a unique celebration! We’d like for you to be a part of it! This October, Fraunces…Read More »
New Exhibition! Governing the Nation from Fraunces Tavern Honoring Stanley and Elizabeth Scott From 1785 to 1788, between the end of the American Revolution and the ratification of the United States Constitution, the Congress of the Confederation…Read More »
May 9, 2022, marks the beginning of the façade restoration of the Fraunces Tavern Museum Complex. The focus of the restoration will be the repair and fortification of the most vulnerable and damaged structural elements of the…Read More »
Battles of Lexington and Concord Dinner (including Fraunces Tavern Museum Book Award Presentation) Hosted by Sons of the Revolution? in the State of New York, Inc. Monday, April 25, 2022 Livestream at approximately 8:40pm EDT (after dinner)…Read More »