In our last update, we shared the progress in demolition. Now we're beginning to rebuild! In this image, you can see the steel supports for our new mezzanine installed on the East and West walls of the Exhibition Hall.
Please note: the Grolier Club building will be closed the week of June 18-22 to accommodate extensive renovation work in our lobby. Apologies for any inconvenience.
Here's a time-lapse video of our latest progress: Three months of work in 22 seconds!
It's amazing what a difference 10 days can make! Here's a before-and-after, beginning April 6:
We continue peeling back the layers from the exhibition hall. Would you even recognize it anymore?!
Please note that the Grolier Club will be partially closed Wednesday, April 4 through Friday, April 13 while we dismantle and prepare our ground floor and basement spaces for renovation. We expect our downtime over the next two weeks to be structured as follows: Wednesday April 4-Tuesday April 10, Thursday April 12-Friday April 13: --No … Continue reading Upcoming closures 4/4-10, 4/12-13
March 22, 2018 - May 26, 2018. “Westward the Course of Empire”: Exploring and Settling the American West from the Collection of J. C. McElveen. “I have always loved American history, and maps have been a useful way for me to visualize battles, explorations and demographic changes. Maps also convey a tremendous amount of information in a … Continue reading New exhibition in our second floor gallery