Both of our current exhibitions close for the summer on Saturday, July 27th, at 5:00 p.m. The Grolier Club is closed from July 29th through the end of August. Please join us again in September for a new season of exhibitions and events!
Our Whitman exhibition received a lovely write-up in the Wall Street Journal! If you're a subscriber, you can access the full article here: https://www.wsj.com/articles/poet-of-the-body-new-yorks-walt-whitman-review-an-american-bards-early-years-11561405370
Please note: The Grolier Club will be closed on Monday, May 27th, for the Memorial Day holiday. Our gallery will also be closed on Saturday, June 1st, for an event. Apologies for any inconvenience.
"Poet of the Body": New York's Walt WhitmanMay 15 - July 27, 2019 How did a carpenter’s son, grammar school dropout and sometime hack writer become America’s greatest poet? To commemorate Whitman’s 200th birthday on May 31, 2019, this landmark exhibition showcases New York's role in the extraordinary transformation of Walter Whitman Jr. to “Walt … Continue reading New exhibition in our ground floor gallery
Please note: our first floor exhibition gallery will be closing at 1:00 PM on Monday, April 15. The gallery and Zapf exhibition will reopen at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, April 16. Apologies for any inconvenience.
"A Matter of Size: Miniature Texts & Bindings" from the Collection of Patricia J. PistnerMarch 5 – May 18, 2019 Size does matter. In this collection of diminutive books and bindings the size restriction ranges from a grand height of 4 inches to less than 1 millimeter. Spanning 4,500 years, on view are 275 miniature examples … Continue reading New exhibition in our second floor gallery
Now open in our second floor gallery! Free to the public 10-5 Monday-Saturday, March 5-May 19, 2019. "A Matter of Size: Miniature Texts & Bindings" from the Collection of Patricia J. Pistner. Size does matter. In this collection of diminutive books and bindings the size restriction ranges from a grand height of 4 inches to less … Continue reading New second floor exhibition
Now open in our ground floor gallery: "Alphabet Magic: A Centennial Exhibition of the Work of Hermann & Gudrun Zapf". The exhibition is open free to the public from 10-5 Monday-Saturday through April 27. 2018 marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of both Hermann Zapf and Gudrun Zapf von Hesse. Hermann Zapf’s contribution to … Continue reading New exhibition in our ground floor gallery
Please note: our French Book Arts exhibition will be closing early at 2 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, January 22 and 23. It will be open the normal 10-5 hours on Thursday and Friday, but will close at noon on Saturday, January 26. Apologies for any inconvenience.
Please note: The Grolier Club will be closed on Monday, January 21, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Our galleries will open at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, January 22.