YOU WERE THERE! LINCOLN’S ASSASSINATION

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April 14, 2013

1:30pm.

DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society

Upper West Side

Young elementary, Tween, Teen

Free with admission: $15; $12 teachers and seniors; $10 students; $5 kids ages 5-13; free for kids 4 and younger

Description: Be transported to days and months surrounding Abraham Lincoln's assassination with author Barry Dennenberg as he reads from his book "Lincoln Shot!" What were the initial reports? Who was abetting John Wilkes Booth? Dennenberg’s books use a reportage style to bring the events of April 14, 1865 to life, and make them unfold before young readers’ eyes. Barry Dennenberg will be available to sign books after the program.

All family programs take place at the New-York Historical Society 170 Central Park West between West 76th and West 77th Streets

To RSVP for a family program please e-mail: familyprograms@nyhistory.org

For more information on family programs and the DiMenna Children’s History Museum, please call (212) 485-9293 or visit www.DimennaChildrensHistoryMuseum.org

MUSEUM AND STORE HOURS: Tuesday- Thursday: 10 am – 6 pm Friday: 10 am – 8 pm (pay-as-you-wish from 6 pm – 8 pm) Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm Sunday: 11 am – 5 pm

MUSEUM ADMISSION: Adults- $15 Teachers and Seniors- $12 Students- $10 Children (5-13) - $5 Children (4 and under)- free

Address: 170 Central Park West
Upper West Side, NY 10024
Phone: 212-485-9293
Website: nyhistory.org

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