Cultural Institutions

Cultural Institutions

County New York

Brief Description of the county

Manhattan is the most densely populated of the five boroughs of New York City.  The borough is coterminous with New York County, an original county of the U.S. State of New York.  Manhattan has been described as the economic and cultural center of the U.S. and serves as home to the United Nations Headquarters.

The core mission to advance practical public policies by better understanding New York City’s most pressing housing and neighborhood needs across the five boroughs. We fulfill this mission by shaping...

Butler Library houses two million volumes comprising the University's collections in the humanities, with particular strengths in history (including government documents and social science materials published...

The Dance Notation Bureau’s (DNB) mission is to advance the art of dance through the use of a system of notation. DNB does this by creating dance scores using the symbol system called Labanotation. This allows the dances to continue to be...

Earth Day is more than a one-day event or annual environmental wake-up call. It is a catalyst for ongoing education, action, and change. Earth Day New York is a 501(c)(3) organization that promotes environmental awareness and solutions through...

Their mission is to explore the creative and cultural potential in the convergence of music, sound, technology, and science. They organize concerts, festivals, conferences, and workshops in New York City to encourage and support the work of a...

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