Join us for events that explore and celebrate the preservation, history, and culture of our neighborhoods.

Explore Our Upcoming and Past Events Calendar

Our tours, lectures, book talks, exhibitions, Children’s Education Program, Continuing Education Program, and other public programs explore and celebrate preservation, history and culture.

Become a member for early program event notification, a first chance to reserve a spot, and so much more!

Click here to watch videos of our Past Programs, or scroll through past programs on this page below.

May 2021

For any accessibility questions, please email or call (212) 475-9585 x25.

Thank you for not wearing fragrances at Village Preservation events for the health and consideration of others.

Village Preservation’s programs are generously funded by: the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Corey Johnson, and generous Village Preservation members.

With special thanks to our 2020 programming partners!

Carmine Street Guitars
Cherry Lane Theatre
Christopher Street Tours
Cornell Jewish Studies Program
Exit 9 Gift Emporium
Flower Power
Judson Memorial Church
La MaMa Experimental Theater
La Sirena
Left Bank Books
Li-Lac Chocolates
Literary Pub Crawl
Matt Umanov Guitars

Porto Rico Importing Company
Rattlestick Playwright’s Theater
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
The Center for the Living City
The Loisaida Center
The Merchant’s House Museum
The Monacelli Press
The Salmagundi Club
The Tompkins Square Park Library
The Village Alliance
The Village Alliance
The Whitney Museum of American Art
Walk on the Wild Side Tours