The Historic House Trust of New York City

in partnership with NYC Parks, advocates for, promotes, and provides expertise to preserve 23 publicly owned historic sites located throughout the city’s five boroughs.


Membership Program

Welcome Home. As summer draws to a close and you return from travels near and far, the Historic House Trust invites you to continue your explorations by rediscovering the delights our own city has to offer.

With a membership to the Historic House Trust you have the freedom to journey across all five boroughs in search of new adventures. With unlimited free admission to the historic house museums in our collection, New York City is your oyster! And make sure to check out our new membership benefits, including special members-only tours, invitations to our 30th anniversary lecture series, and more.

Join today and rediscover NYC with the Historic House Trust!


Events & Programming


September 2018 Edition

We hope that you have been enjoying the wide variety of My Summer House NYC programming.All season long NYC Parks and HHT have been collaborating to highlight the best events at our houses where you can kick back, cool off, and make the most of your summer!

New Yorkers often describe our 23 historic sites as “hidden in plain sight.” As summer draws to a close, the Historic House Trust challenges you to find them! This month channel your wanderlust and venture out in search of summer vibes before the fall season is upon us. Scroll down for a few recommendations of happenings at our houses that will help you make the most of the last few weeks of summer. And view a complete listing of September events by clicking here.

Tag your photos using @hhtnyc and @nycparks along with the hashtag #mysummerhousenyc!