In honor of Memorial Day, we will close at 4pm on Sunday, May 26th. Get tickets for Leveling the Playing Field: Women in Soccer on June 6 + NYC Teachers, sign up for our professional learning session on 5/29.

Welcome

Learn about the enduring legacy of Jackie Robinson through exhibitions, dialogue and education.

About the Museum

“Jackie’s character was much more important than his batting average.”

– Hank Aaron, Hall of Fame outfielder

Programs & Events

Walking Tour

Mar 1-Dec 31, 2024 • ONGOING

Jackie Robinson's Harlem

FREE

Explore Jackie Robinson's Harlem in an all-new a walking tour that brings to light Jackie Robinson’s multifaceted and decades-long engagement with Harlem as an athlete, citizen, activist, businessman, and family man. ¡También disponible en español!

Professional Development

May 29, 2024 • 9:00AM - 3:00PM

Barrier Breaker: Educator Professional Learning Session

FREE

Join the NYC DOE Department of Social Studies and Civics and Jackie Robinson Museum Education Department for a special professional learning opportunity introducing the Jackie Robinson Museum and its resources and comic books as classroom-ready primary sources!

Speaker Series

Jun 6, 2024 • 6:00 - 7:30PM

Leveling the Playing Field: Women in Soccer

$25/$20

Hear from our all-star panelists on how women of color are changing the landscape of the world's game.

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Current Exhibitions

STORY TOWERS

Learn the details of Robinson’s experience in the Negro Leagues in 1945 and his season with the Montreal Royals, the Dodgers’ AAA farm team, in 1946.

JRM EDUCATION CENTER

This tech-enabled space allows for on-site instruction and discussions around content in the galleries for students and special groups.

POP CULTURE ICON

This bold tribute to Robinson’s enduring impact on popular culture from 1947 to today features artifacts, magazine covers, comic books, movie posters and more.

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What's New?

“What Birmingham means to us in the North”

May 14, 2024

Jackie Robinson visits Birmingham, Alabama in May 1963 to lend support to protestors attempting to desegregate the city.

Jackie Robinson Day

Apr 15, 2024

Learn the story Jackie Robinson Day and celebrate Robinson’s historic achievement on the baseball diamond every April 15.

Jackie Robinson’s New York

Apr 09, 2024

Find out how Jackie Robinson found ways to contributed to the life and culture of New York City off the baseball field.

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