Events for January 2019 through July 2019

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Information on our next three events may be found below.

Thematic Tour—John Jay & His Huguenot Heritage

  • August 24, 20192:00 pm–3:00 pm

On August 24, 1517, thousands of French Huguenots were killed as part of the St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre.  This event, and the continued persecutions of Jay’s ancestors led his grandfather to flee France and establish himself in America.  This tour will look at the Jay family’s Huguenot heritage and examine how its influence shaped John Jay’s beliefs.

The number of tickets available for each tour is strictly limited. We strongly recommend you purchase your tickets in advance. Please note that all members of your party are required to have a ticket for admittance, even if there is no fee associated with their ticket. Tickets are transferable, but not refundable.


  • August 24, 20192:00 pm–3:00 pm

Connecting to Collections – Imported From The Past

  • August 25, 20192:00 pm–3:00 pm

While John Jay was an American through and through, he and his family had a great appreciation for the unique culture, and creativity of many of the world’s other nations. This tour will explore several pieces that were imported by Jay, and his descendants over the years, and how their craftsmanship reflects the nation of origin.

The number of tickets available for each tour is strictly limited. We strongly recommend you purchase your tickets in advance. Please note that all members of your party are required to have a ticket for admittance, even if there is no fee associated with their ticket. Tickets are transferable, but not refundable.


  • August 25, 20192:00 pm–3:00 pm

Thematic Tour—John Jay & His Huguenot Heritage

  • August 28, 20192:00 pm–3:00 pm

On August 24, 1517, thousands of French Huguenots were killed as part of the St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre.  This event, and the continued persecutions of Jay’s ancestors led his grandfather to flee France and establish himself in America.  This tour will look at the Jay family’s Huguenot heritage and examine how its influence shaped John Jay’s beliefs.

The number of tickets available for each tour is strictly limited. We strongly recommend you purchase your tickets in advance. Please note that all members of your party are required to have a ticket for admittance, even if there is no fee associated with their ticket. Tickets are transferable, but not refundable.


  • August 28, 20192:00 pm–3:00 pm

 

Please note: Dates and times are subject to change.