Magic at The New York Historical Society

New York Historical Society

Join us for an enchanting summer of mesmerizing displays, evening programs, family activities, and free films that offer a historical perspective on the spectacle of magic and the magicians who became famous performing death-defying feats.

So many ‘Magical’ Events happening this summer at The New York Historical Society

Summer of Magic: Treasures from the David Copperfield Collection
June 15 – September 16
Travel to New York’s magical past and discover a world of treasures from the collection of Emmy Award-winning illusionist David Copperfield. Explore the careers and exploits of the legendary magicians that inspired him, see iconic objects used by Harry Houdini, and be amazed by the Death Saw from one of Copperfield’s most famous illusions!

For information on ALL of the events go here!

Tomorrow on Wed. July 18th is: The Witch of Lime Street. with screenwriter/author David Jaher.

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Jim R. Moore


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