Alice Austen House Museum

Alice Austen House Museum

2 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10305 - United States

Museum Day Hours: 11:00 a.m. ‐ 5:00 p.m. (EST)

718-816-4506

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The Alice Austen House (AAH) fosters creative expression, explores personal identity, and educates and inspires the public through the interpretation of the photographs, life and historic home of pioneering American photographer, Alice Austen (1866-1952). AAH is the only museum in America dedicated to presenting the life and work of one female photographer. Its vision is to secure Alice Austen’s place in history and public consciousness and find meaning and empowerment in the resonance of her story to contemporary life. To do this, AAH offers changing exhibitions of Austen’s work and of contemporary photography; delivers educational programs for New York City schoolchildren; and hosts a full calendar of dynamic public programs, including photography workshops and festivals, concerts and performances, and artist talks.

Exhibits

We will be offering tours of the museum hourly from 1-5pm which will include the new permanent exhibition, New Eyes on Alice Austen as well as the exhibition in our contemporary galleries, Collier Schorr: Stonewall at 50.

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