The Democracy Project
A new site-specific play at Federal Hall National Memorial
Six of America’s most celebrated playwrights take us on a journey through the first of the 527 momentous days when New York City was the first capital of the revolutionary United States government.
June 22 – July 22, 2023
REFLECTIONS ON DEMOCRACY IN THE GRAND ROTUNDA
Christopher Jackson evokes Benjamin Banneker in a reading of his letter to Thomas Jefferson
New Day at Federal Hall
New Day at Federal Hall is the all-encompassing vision of the National Parks of New York Harbor Conservancy, in partnership with the National Park Service, to transform this national memorial through the arts, humanities and cultural experiences into a living catalyst for civic—and civil—engagement and a premiere heritage destination.