Help us reach our goal of collecting 10,000 stories of inspiring women on WomensActivism.NYC! This catalog of empowering women from around the globe will be preserved and made available in perpetuity through the Municipal Archives.
More than 720,000 newly digitized historical photographs of every house and building in the 5 boroughs can be searched and viewed in the gallery.
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Introducing Historical Vital Records NYC! Browse, search and download more than 10 million birth, death and marriage records from 1855-1949.
Our new facility in Sunset Park, Brooklyn at Industry City is now welcoming patrons – by appointment. This major investment in state-of-the-art storage and a research space will ensure preservation of and access to the City's heritage for generations to come.
Access more than 1,400 NYC data sets for free, at any time via the NYC Open Data portal.