• Education
    Born in Harlem!

    Each day at 1:00pm (M-F) the National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s Education and Collections Manager will present “Born in Harlem.” $10.00 per person, 5 people minimum.

  • Valdés Exhibit
    Bebo Valdés: Giant of Cuban Music

    The National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s exhibit, Bebo Valdés: Giant of Cuban Music, is open Monday – Friday from 10:00am – 4:00pm in our Visitors Center.


  • NJMH Membership
    Join the family!

    NOW IS THE TIME TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP FOR 2015. Help preserve and spread the joy of jazz. Perks include merchandise, discounted ticket prices and invitations to members-only events.

Latest News
March 16, 2015

Our long-time friend and collaborator, Albert Maysles, passed away on March 5th at the age of 88. Mr. Maysles will posthumously receive our 2015 Jazz and Community Leadership Award at…

Today In Jazz
March 28

Thad Jones, composer and bandleader is remembered today mostly for the music he wrote. However, his first splash in the jazz world came as a result of his unique, probing, and highly intelligent trumpet playing