Queens Historical Society

Sponsor/Parent Agency:Historic House Trust, NYC Department of Parks & Recreation;
Address:143-35 37th Avenue Flushing NY 11354
Telephone(s):(718) 939-0647 ext. 17
Fax:(718) 539-9885
World Wide Web: http://www.queenshistoricalsociety.org


The Queens Historical Society (QHS) is the historical society for the largest borough in New York City and is dedicated to preserving the history of Queens through educational programs, exhibitions and its role as a local history research center. The Society publishes a quarterly newsletter and offers a regular series of lectures, programs and slide presentations on subjects relating to Queens and its history. In addition, the Society cooperates closely with and serves as a resource for local preservation groups and historical societies throughout Queens and the City of New York.


Business Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm, M-F Museum Hours: 2:30pm - 4:30pm, Tues, Sat & Sun

Admission Requirements/Documents:

Admission: $5 Adults, $3 Students/Seniors, Free for Members

Access for People with Disabilities:Wheel chair ramp at entrance; single floor; special restroom facilities; grab bars in restrooms; no elevators.

Services Offered:Recreational / Leisure / Arts InstructionRecreational ActivitiesRecreational Facilities