Privacy Policy

The New-York Historical Society is committed to protecting the privacy of our online visitors. We do not collect personally identifiable information about individuals unless it is specifically requested and provided. The terms of this privacy policy govern all online interactions with, and a link to this policy is included in the footer information on every page of this website. Your use of this website or communication with the Historical Society by email constitutes your agreement to the terms of this privacy policy.

Emailing the Historical Society
If you email the Historical Society, your message and email address may be saved by the Historical Society and we may send you emails in order to inform you of special events or promotions. Email recipients may opt out at any time by following the “unsubscribe” instructions included in the email message.

Any message, material, business information, ideas, concepts, or other information sent to the Historical Society by email will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary.

Email Communication
The Historical Society regularly sends email to our website visitors. Email recipients may opt out at any time by following the “unsubscribe” instructions included in the email message. Registrants may subscribe or unsubscribe at any time by changing their email preferences online.

We welcome your participation on our blogs. An email address is required to post comments. The Historical Society will not use these email addresses in any way, unless permission to do so is specifically requested and granted. We will not share these email addresses with any third parties for marketing purposes.

This website uses “cookies,” or small data files that are automatically sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. The cookies we use do not contain any personally identifiable information about you; they are generally used to gather information to analyze website traffic in order to improve our content and navigation, based on our visitors’ online behavior. You may choose to set your browser so that it does not accept cookies. For an optimal experience with our site, we recommend that you allow cookies.

Share Feature
The Historical Society uses third-party service providers to give you easy ways to share our content with others. The information you provide when using these tools is subject to the third parties’ privacy policies.

Contact Us
If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy, please contact the Historical Society:
New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400