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Bringing Back the City: Mass Transit Responds to Crises

February 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 5pm Closed Mondays and major holidays

A new exhibit offering a unique perspective on the vital, often unseen, work of New York’s transit employees. Using the events of 9/11, the 2003 Northeast Blackout, Hurricane Sandy and other severe weather events as examples, the exhibition reveals the critical role that mass transit personnel play in preparing for and responding to natural and man-made disasters.  Through a vibrant display of objects, photographs, media, and personal accounts, the exhibition highlights the technical and professional skills needed to restore public transportation service and get New Yorkers moving again after crisis strikes.

Tuesday-Friday: 10am – 4pm

Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 5pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays


February 13, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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New York Transit Museum
Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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