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  • June 11, 2014
    MoAF, R.W. Pressprich and Boys' Club of NY Ring NYSE Opening Bell to Launch Free Student Program

    Representatives from the Museum of American Finance, R.W. Pressprich and the Boys’ Club of New York visited the NYSE and rang The Opening Bell to mark the second consecutive year that R.W. Pressprich has sponsored free student admission to the Museum over the summer, as well as financial education programs at the Museum for members of the Boys’ Club of New York.

  • September 4, 2013
    MoAF Unveils Photo Booth

    On September 4, the Museum unveiled a new photo booth, providing guests with the opportunity to capture their visits to the Financial District. A variety of finance- and money-themed backgrounds are available, including the Museum facade on Wall Street. Each set of four photos costs $5, with the proceeds benefiting the Museum's educational programs.

  • August 7, 2013
    MoAF Announces Creation of Founder's FriendsNew group aims to foster relationships formed in Museum's early years, while providing support for the Museum.
  • May 10, 2013
    MoAF Announces FREE Saturday Admission

    Admission to the Museum will be FREE for all visitors on Saturdays through 2013, courtesy of Southport Lane.

  • April 18, 2013
    Museum to Re-Launch “Tracking the Credit Crisis” Exhibit in New Gallery with Updated Content

    On Friday, April 26, the Museum will launch an updated version of "Tracking the Credit Crisis: A Timeline." Presented as a monumental 7 ft. x 56 ft. graphic wall, the exhibit traces the development of the most recent financial crisis from the bursting of the housing bubble through the unprecedented trillions of dollars being guaranteed and injected into the private sector by the US government.

  • April 12, 2013
    NFL Players Participate in Museum Education Program

    On Friday, April 12, current and former NFL players studying for their MBAs spoke about the value of education and financial literacy to 7th and 8th grade students in the Museum's Center for Financial Education.

  • Posted November 15, 2012
    Highlights from the October 19, 2012 "Restoring the Faith of Investors" Thought Leadership SymposiumThe nearly 100 senior executives, financial services firm CEOs and other participants at this historic event did not always agree with each other, but their suggestions are a useful starting point toward restoring the faith of investors, a goal unanimously embraced by those in attendance.
  • September 4, 2012
    Registration Now Open for Fall 2012 Finance Academy

    Registration is now open for the Fall 2012 semester of the Museum Finance Academy. Classes are held once a week on Thursdays and Fridays from 4:00 to 5:30 pm, and Saturdays from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm.

  • August 8, 2012
    MoAF Posts Request for ProposalsThe Museum is accepting bids from contractors to design and install a climate control system for one of its exhibition galleries.
  • January 25, 2012
    Great news for the new year!Until February 17, 2012 contributions to the Museum's Center for Financial Education will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $100,000.
  • September 6, 2011
    Fall 2011 Events Calendar Now AvailableJoin us this fall for events with such renowned speakers as Abby Joseph Cohen, Paul Volcker, Gretchen Morgenson and Richard Ravitch.
  • July 20, 2011
    Museum Website SurveyParticipate in a brief survey about the Museum's website for a chance to win a FREE one-year membership.
  • June 16, 2011
    Museum Announces Participation in Two New ProgramsWould you enjoy free admission to over 500 museums across the continent? The Museum is now a member of the North American Reciprocal Museums Program, and is also a proud member of the Blue Star initiative.
  • March 2, 2011
    Dr. Richard Sylla to Speak on Financial History CruiseJoin us for an enchanting summer voyage along the coast of Turkey and through the Greek Isles featuring talks on the economic history of the Mediterranean region.
  • January 5, 2011
    Museum Announces Magazine ContestNominate your favorite financial history books for a chance to win a FREE Museum membership and prize package.
  • December 13, 2010
    Support our Year-End AppealThe Museum launched its Center for Financial Education this spring and had almost 2,700 students from 89 school groups visit in one month alone! We hope to reach more and more school children in 2011 and ask for your support now.
  • October 15, 2010
    18-karat Gold Monopoly Game Designed by Sidney Mobell on Loan from the Smithonian InstitutionOn October 15, the Museum unveiled the display of an 18-karat solid gold Monopoly set covered with hundreds of precious gemstones, on loan from the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History. The Smithsonian received the game as one of 20 jeweled art objects from the personal collection of world-renowned artist and jeweler Sidney Mobell.
  • October 8, 2010
    On View Through January 2, 2011: Project Mah Jongg at the Museum of Jewish HeritageSince the 1920s, the game of mah jongg has ignited the popular imagination with its beautiful tiles, mythical origins and communal spirit. Come learn the history and meaning of the beloved game that became a Jewish-American tradition at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust.
  • August 5, 2010
    Fall Events Calendar Now AvailableDownload the September-October 2010 events calendar today.
  • June 25, 2010
    Museum Unveils New SignageThe entrance to the Museum at 48 Wall Street is now flanked by beautiful floating glass signs that increase the Museum's visibility while maintaining the architectural integrity of the building's 1929 design.

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