Alice Austen House


09/11/14– 09/11/14

September 11th Remembrance Ceremony

4:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Reflect and remember. The FDNY Staten Island Retirees will host a candlelight vigil at dusk to remember the 343 of New York's Bravest lost in the World Trade Center attacks. The ceremony unfolds on the lawn of the Alice Austen House, overlooking the Manhattan skyline, and includes a fireboat display, concert, and food.

09/17/142:00pm– 3:00pm

House and Exhibition Tour

Come learn more about the Alice Austen House and our current exhibition at our monthly House and Exhibition Tour.  $5 suggested donation.

09/21/1411:00am– 5:00pm

Opening Reception for "Fields of Inquiry: Photographs by Yola Monakhov Stockton"

Public opening: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Members' Hour: 2-3 p.m.  
Join the Alice Austen House for the opening of our newest exhibition "Fields of Inquiry: Photographs by Yola Monakhov Stockton." The show features work from two series Field Guide to Bird Songs and Empire Picture of the Hudson. Stockton's work provides commentary on the photographic process through traditional documentary photography and constructed compositions. 

Photo: "Ivory Gate, 2013",  Archival Pigment print, 16"x20"

09/28/142:00pm– 6:00pm

Clear Comfort Clam & 'Cue


Join us at the Alice Austen House for an afternoon watching ships pass on the Narrows, listening to great music, and chowing down on clams and bar-b-cue. Menu by Chez Vous: hors d’oeuvres, clams three ways, chicken, shrimp cocktail, hamburgers, hot dogs, corn on the cob, baked potato, wine, sangria, beer, soda, and dessert. Your support of this event enables the museum to continue our mission to promote Alice Austen’s photographs, life, and home through our exhibitions, events, and education programs. For more information and for major sponsorship opportunities please contact Sarah Moddel at 718-816-4506 x 17 or email