Event — New-York Historical Society

Coney Island

Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series

Featuring: Barry Lewis

Where: The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society

170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

When: Thu, March 30th, 2017 | 6:30 pm

Details: In conjunction with New-York Historical’s retrospective Tattooed New York, architectural historian Barry Lewis explores the development of New York’s entertainment hub, Coney Island—an epicenter of tattoo culture, particularly among stars of the famous Coney Island sideshows.

Barry Lewis, an architectural historian who teaches at Cooper Union Forum, is the former co-host of a popular walking tour series on PBS.

Cost: $48 (Members $38)

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