Open House New York

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 11:00am - 6:00pm

Admission is free all day October 13–14 with special programming as part of Open House New York (OHNY) Weekend. Each October, this citywide event unlocks the doors of New York’s most important buildings, offering an opportunity to meet the people who design, build, and preserve New York. Learn more at


2 pm: Museum Tour
Join an educator-led tour with an introduction to the life and vision of Isamu Noguchi, exploring select works in the Museum's collection and special exhibitions.


3 pm: Curator’s Tour of Akari: Sculpture by Other Means

Join Dakin Hart, Senior Curator, on a highlights tour of the Museum and special exhibition Akari: Sculpture by Other Means, which focuses on how Noguchi's paper lanterns can create and transform space.


The Noguchi Museum garden. Photo by Nicholas Knight. ©The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum, NY / ARS.