Located on New York City parkland, HHT’s 23 partner historic sites are open to all and are instrumental in creating engaging programs for their surrounding communities. Ranging from modest farms to grand mansions, these landmark sites provide essential windows into the lives of all New Yorkers, past and present.
In partnership with NYC Parks, the Historic House Trust advocates for, promotes, and provides expertise to preserve 23 publicly owned historic sites located throughout New York City’s five boroughs.
2021 Virtual Gala
Join the Historic House Trust’s first ever virtual gala experience on June 17th! This immersive digital journey will feature special guest appearances, interactive games, engaging videos, and more.
What We’re Working On
The HHT team works closely with NYC Parks and our 23 partner sites on collaborative projects that address both immediate preservation needs and long-term collective vision. Check out a few of the projects we’re currently working on!
Explore History Virtually
In these extraordinary times, our partner house museums have been creating quality digital content so you can engage with their remarkable sites from home. Use our platform to peruse virtual house tours, historic cooking demonstrations, activities for children, and more.
Embark Upon Adventure
Ever wonder how different cultures leave their mark on NYC? Embark on a virtual trail through NYC’s historic house museums to explore how the Netherlands has made a lasting impression on our city’s built heritage.