one app, multiple institutions.

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Urban Archive brings together the digital collections of museums, archives, and libraries so that the public can engage with history where it happened. Learn more.

 

FEATURED CITY STORIES

City Stories combine archival imagery, text, and maps to uncover the history of urban locations. Learn more.

 
 
 

HISTORY HUNTS

A History Hunt is a digital scavenger hunt where Urban Archive users compete to find locations in a set area or neighborhood.

 
 

MARCH 2018

“This app will open your eyes to a whole new NYC. I love seeing historical photographs and learning about THE buildings THAT I walk by every day.”

@katelynns322

 

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Recreation of the WEEK

Submit your recreations by tagging us on social media at
@urbanarchiveny