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March 4, 2020 | 2:00 pm

Free for Seniors


Four times a year, on the first Wednesday in March, June, September and December, at 2pm, as part of our programming for Older Adults, please join us for a focused tour, rich discussions and explorations of archival materials, led by experts, Educators, Curators and staff from the archive.

On March 4th, join transit historian, Andrew Sparberg, for a tour and discussion about the 100th anniversary of the Pelham Line in the Bronx.




Transit Talks on Senior Wednesdays are free, and pre-Registration is not required for drop-in events. Seniors ages 62+ receive free admission every Wednesday. 

About Transit Talks on Senior Wednesdays: 

Relive the experience of traveling through New York City during the early, mid and late twentieth century! Explore our hands-on collection of vintage subway and elevated cars and exhibits that share the rich story of public transportation. Discover the history, technology, design and future of transportation.

Please Note: The New York Transit Museum is located in a decommissioned subway station at 99 Schermerhorn Street, on the corner of Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street in Downtown Brooklyn. The Museum is accessible by over 20 bus and subway lines. 

The entrance to the Museum is down two flights of stairs. A second, wheelchair-accessible entrance is located on the corner of Schermerhorn and Court Streets. For information on wheelchair access, American Sign Language interpreters, Assisted Listening Devices, or other accessibility matters please visit the accessibility page on the Museum’s website.

If you have any questions, please e-mail us or call 718-694-4066.


March 4, 2020
2:00 pm
Free for Seniors
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Transit Museum
Corner of Boerum Place & Schermerhorn Street
Brooklyn, United States
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