How Grand Central Transformed America presented by the New York State Museum and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust
Sam Roberts of The New York Times looks back at Grand Central's conception, amazing history, and the far-reaching cultural effects of the station that continues to amaze tourists and shuttle busy commuters. Roberts will include quirky anecdotes and behind-the-scenes information about the station, as well as stories about famous movies that have used Grand Central as a location, the celestial ceiling, and homeless denizens who reside in the building's catacombs.
A book signing will follow. Books are available for purchase at the Museum Gift Shop after the lecture.
This event is free and open to the public.