Docent Led Tactile Tour

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Docent Led Tactile Tour

August 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Join NYPL docents on a verbally descriptive and tactile tour of the historic Stephen A. Schwarzman Building designed for visually impaired patrons.

Our docents will guide you through the building and discuss the history of the library and its architecture, encouraging you to touch unusual decorative elements of this Beaux-Arts treasure while learning about our many special collections. Tours meet by the Astor Hall Information Desk. There is no charge for this tour; reservations are required. Contact: or 212-930-0650.


New York Public Library’s Stephen A Schwarzman Building
476 fifth avenue
New Yorkq, NY 10018 United States
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