One of the most memorable moments for a child as they prepare for the upcoming school year is that special trip to the store for back-to-school supplies. Picking the perfect folders, the perfect color notebook, and a backpack that fits their style may seem like small feats, but to some children this is what sets the tone for the fresh new school year. Unfortunately, 1 in 20 New York City public school students is currently homeless and may not have … Read More
Take a trip down memory lane with our resident historian, Mosette Broderick. Mosette is one of the most knowledgeable people regarding not only the history of the Villard Mansion but also about New York City. In the clip below, Mosette shares some interesting facts about Henry Villard and The New York Palace with ABC’s Live Well Network.
If you’ve dined in The Madison Room at The Palace or enjoyed a cocktail in our corridor bar, formerly known as Gilt, then you are familiar with the space we are referring to and will be surprised to know some of its history. In our previous post, “Past & Present with Mosette Broderick: Building The Villard Mansion,” Broderick touched on various stories and anecdotes about the mansion, but there was one common theme that stuck out – the collaboration of artists. The … Read More