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The City Reliquary Presents: “The United States: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”

June 29 – August 20, 2017
The City Reliquary
370 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Phone: (718) 782-4842

Hours: Thurs – Sun 12 – 6 PM

General Admission: $7
College Students, Educators, Seniors: $5
Children 12 & Under Free with ID
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Subway: G (Metropolitan Ave.), L (Lorimer St.), J/M/Z (Marcy Ave.)
Bus: Q59 or Q54

The City Reliquary proudly presents, in partnership with the New York Chapter of the SS United States Conservancy, “The United States: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.” This exhibition celebrates the extraordinary career of the luxury liner known as “America’s Flagship” and her relationship with the City of New York. The show will run from June 29th to August 20th, 2017.

City Reliquary - Opening Reception for 'The United States- Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow'

The exhibit traces the life of the ship, from young speed queen and popular cover girl to aging star of yesteryear and nearly forgotten “has-been,” and finally—with your help–to one of the great comeback stories in U.S. history.

City Reliquary SS United States Exhibit Courtesy of Glenn Lappin

SS United States exhibition at the City Reliquary. Image courtesy of Glenn Lappin.

The City Reliquary is a not-for-profit community museum and civic organization located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Through permanent display of New York City artifacts, rotating exhibits of community collections, and annual cultural events, The City Reliquary connects visitors to both the past and present of New York.