Accessible Tour Days at The Polonsky Exhibition of NYPL’s Treasures

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Accessible Tour Days at The Polonsky Exhibition of NYPL’s Treasures

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until July 27, 2022

Visitors can explore highlights from the New York Public Library’s world-renowned research collections with accessible tours of the Polonsky Exhibition of The New York Public Library’s Treasures, available July 6, 13, 20, and 27 between 10 AM and 12 Noon—no reservation required. Plus, check out our audio guide with verbal descriptions—anytime and anywhere with Bloomberg Connects, the free arts and culture app.

  • ​ASL ​interpreted ​tours, assistive listening devices​ available | July 6 | 10:30 AM & 11:30 AM
  • Live verbal description and touch tours with 3D and embossed tactiles. | July 13 | 10:30 AM & 11:30 AM
  • Sensory friendly visiting hours for adults | July 20 | 10 AM–12 Noon
  • Sensory friendly visiting hours for kids and families | July 27 | 10 AM–12 Noon

If you would like to reserve a spot at your preferred time or request an accommodation, email


July 27
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


New York Public Library Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
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Audience (by age)
Adults (Ages 18 and up), Teens (Ages 13-17), Tweens (Ages 10-12), Elementary (Ages 8-10), Elementary (Ages 5-7)
Special Instructions
Please see the dates in the program description for more information about audience.
Program Image Caption
Sharing a touch object of an "NYPL Treasure"
Program Image Description
A close up shot of two pairs of hands, one person has black skin, the other white. One holds a reproduction of a coin in their hand, touching it.


The New York Public Library – Stephen A. Schwartzman Building
476 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
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