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Free Access to Downtown Cultural Institutions at Fourth Annual Night at the Museums on June 20

Free Access to Downtown Cultural Institutions at Fourth Annual Night at the Museums on June 20


June 1, 2017 | Press Releases

The Museum of American Finance will offer free admission as part of "Night at the Museums" on June 20.

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    FWA and OppenheimerFunds Offer Two Free Saturdays at Museum of American Finance on June 10 and 17
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  • April 6, 2017
    MoAF opens exhibition on Blacks on US Currency
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    In honor of Black History Month, the Museum of American Finance has opened “For the Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency,” a traveling exhibit on loan from the Museum of UnCut Funk.

  • March 30, 2017
    Forbes Announces Fifth Annual Women's Summit
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    Sponsored by OppenheimerFunds, the Financial Women’s Association of New York (FWA) will host two Free Saturdays at the Museum of American Finance in recognition of the Forbes Fifth Annual Women’s Summit on Saturday, June 10 and Saturday, June 17, 2017.

  • March 24, 2017
    Planet Money Podcast: The Bank War
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    Banks and governments have been fighting each other for hundreds of years, but never more dramatically than during the showdown between President Andrew Jackson and Nicholas Biddle, the president of the Second Bank of the United States.

  • March 17, 2017
    Black History in US Currency
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    Coins and bills may seem to be just a way we pay for things, but they have a psychic and symbolic weight that belies their physical heft. Just think about the debates around imagery when the Euro was created, or the more recent dust-up over changes to the U.S. $20 bill. It was against this backdrop that the Museum of American Finance opened its newest exhibit, "For The Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency," featuring coins, medals and medallions bearing images of Black icons, historical events, and institutions central to American history.

  • March 17, 2017
    Why Is Money Green?
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    In honor of St. Patrick's Day, LearnVest explores the reason why our money has historically been green.

  • March 8, 2017
    The First Women of Wealth and the Policies That Paved Their Way
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    A brief history of women in finance, business, politics and entrepreneurship -- and the policies that paved the way for them.

  • March 2, 2017
    FWA Celebrates International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month at Museum of American Finance
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    The Financial Women's Association of New York (FWA) is celebrating International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month during the month of March at the Museum of American Finance. Sponsored by OppenheimerFunds, the FWA is proud to host two Free Saturdays at the Museum in honor of Women’s History Month on Saturday, March 4, 2017 and Saturday, March 11, 2017.

  • February 27, 2017
    Money Love
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    The Manhattan Times reviews "For the Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency."

  • February 27, 2017
    12 Art Installations and Exhibits in NYC Not to Miss March 2017
    MoAF in the News

    Uptapped cities includes the Museum's new exhibit, "For the Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency," in its list of not-to-miss exhibits this March.

  • February 22, 2017
    Manhattan Exhibit Highlights Black Americans on US Currency
    MoAF in the NewsNY1's Roger Clark visits the Museum for the opening of its new exhibit, "For the Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency."
  • February 3, 2017
    Museum of American Finance Opens New Exhibit: “For the Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency”
    Press Releases

    In honor of Black History Month, the Museum has opened “For the Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency,” a traveling exhibit on loan from the Museum of UnCut Funk.

  • February 3, 2017
    Wall Street Wonders: The Museum of American Finance Gala
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    Why does finance matter? David J. Cowen, president and CEO of the Museum of American Finance can answer that question. Standing in front of the podium at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday night for the institution’s 2017 Gala, he said, “Finance can and does change lives. It is not just dark and mysterious and builds a barrier on walls to the average person, but we in this room know that finance is a beacon of light. It is the best tool for individual self improvement.”

  • February 2, 2017
    Finance Makes America Great, Say Larry Summers, Joe Ricketts
    MoAF in the News

    Different takes on how finance makes America great had about 450 guests perking up their ears Wednesday evening. Two perspectives came from the honorees at the annual gala of the Museum of American Finance in New York: Larry Summers and Joe Ricketts.

  • February 1, 2017
    Press Invited to Media Opening of “For the Love of Money: Blacks on US Currency” on February 22
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    Members of the press are invited to attend a press conference to open “For the Love of Money,” an exhibit featuring the historic contributions of prominent Black men and women showcased on more than 40 commemorative coins, medals and medallions, and the legislation that brought them to bear.

  • January 26, 2017
    MoAF to Host Evening Program: "21st Century Banking: Bridging the Digital Divide"
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    On Thursday, February 9, the Museum of American Finance will host “21st Century Banking: Bridging the Digital Divide,” a fireside chat and panel discussion on the major transformations that are challenging banking norms and reshaping customers’ relationships with their money and their banks.

  • January 17, 2017
    MoAF to Honor Joe Ricketts and Lawrence H. Summers at 2017 Gala
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    The Museum of American Finance will honor the achievements of two financial leaders in both the public and private sectors at its annual gala on February 1, 2017.

  • November 18, 2016
    MoAF Partners with Scripophily Dealers On Stock Giveaway for New York Area Teachers
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    The Museum of American Finance has partnered with two historical document dealers on an educational program to place primary source documents in local classrooms. Scripophily.com and Scott J. Winslow Associates, Inc. will sponsor free stock certificates for social studies teachers throughout the New York area.


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