Poetry in Motion at 25 — Gallery Talk
Tuesday, September 25 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Poetry in Motion at 25 celebrates the beloved program that has delighted subway and bus riders with its selection of short, stimulating verses from a variety of published poets since 1992 when it first displayed an excerpt from Walt Whitman’s “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry.” Join Senior Curator and Deputy Director of Collections & Exhibitions Amy Hausmann for a tour of the Museum’s exhibit at Grand Central terminal, featuring a broad range of the original Poetry in Motion car cards that have appeared in the New York City Transit system over the last twenty-five years.
Pre-Registration is not required for this drop-in event. Admission to the Gallery Annex & Store at Grand Central Terminal is always free. Please see the Plan Your Visit page for information and directions.
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.
Photo by Patrick Cashin for the New York Transit Museum.