5 Reasons to Get Excited for
Open House New York Weekend
October 12-14, 2018


1. Unlocking the City
More than 250 buildings and projects–from workspaces and cultural venues to private residences and infrastructure facilities–open up for tours and talks with architects, urban designers, historians, preservationists, and civic leaders.

2. A Brand-New Website
A new ohny.org launches in early September, offering a much-improved user experience, including customizable OHNY Weekend itineraries.

3. The Big Reveal
The full list of participating sites will be released earlier than ever this year on September 18, giving you more than three weeks to plan your Weekend.

4. Factory Friday
OHNY Weekend is now three days! On Friday, October 12, Open House New York is partnering with Made in NYC to open more than a dozen factories, giving you a glimpse of how New York City’s makers produce everything from silk flowers to structural steel to distilled spirits.

5. More Perks for Members
Members are mailed a copy of the OHNY Weekend Event Guide and are also invited to our popular members-only happy hour on Saturday, October 13. This fall, members will also receive additional perks like raffles and giveaways, to be revealed in the coming weeks.



Do you believe openness is a New York value? Chip in to support Open House New York Weekend. A contribution of $10, $50, $100 or any amount goes a long way.