Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters

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November 02, 2012 through January 27, 2013

Tuesday-Thursday 10:30am-5pm; Friday 10:30am-9pm; Saturday 10am-6pm; Sunday 11am-6pm.

Morgan Library & Museum


All Ages

Free with admission: $15 adults; $10 students, seniors, kids younger than 16; free kids younger than 12

Event description: Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters brings together for the first time twenty-two letters, including the famous Peter Rabbit letter, from important American private holdings as well as from three major institutional collections: the Morgan, the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, and the Cotsen Children's Library at Princeton University. The letters will be supplemented and enhanced with more than eighty related items, including Potter's privately-printed "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" and other printed books, original artwork, manuscripts, and early children's toys and games inspired by Potter's stories.

Address: 225 Madison Ave.
Midtown, NY 10016
Phone: 212-685-0008