Running until July 5, 2017 | 12:00pm – 5:00pm
On April 15, 1947 Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball color line when the Brooklyn Dodgers started him at first base. 70 years later, on April 5, 2017, Brooklyn Historical Society is proud to open a new exhibition celebrating this seminal moment in American history. Featuring a wonderful array of archival materials, photography, programs, and memorabilia, the exhibition will tell a story that continues to resonate today.
Museum Hours: Wednesday to Sunday: 12 pm to 5 pm; Library Hours: Wednesday to Saturday: 1 pm to 5 pm; Gift Shop Hours: Monday to Sunday: 12 pm to 5 pm
Cost: BHS Member Fee: Free; Adults: $10; Seniors 62 yrs old and over: $6; Students (with I.D.): Free; Children under 12 yrs old: Free.
Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street near Clinton Street
Brooklyn NY 11201
Website/more info: http://www.brooklynhistory.org/exhibitions/current.html