The Langston Hughes House
20 East 127th Street (between 5th and Madison Avenues)
New York, NY 10035
(929) 344-1179


During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor where one of Mr. Hughes’ family piano and one of his typewriters are available for viewing. The second and third floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for future programming. Tourists, students (20 teens/children or less), walking/bike tours and groups are invited to stop by. Also, donations can be dropped off for area homeless shelters and those with housing in Harlem (see below). Suggested donation: $5

Tuesdays 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Thursdays 12:00pm - 5:00pm SPECIAL HOURS - We will be open from 3pm - 7pm on Thursday, December 20th.

Saturday 12:00pm - 5:00pm

We will be closed for the holidays from Saturday, December 22nd thru Tuesday, January 1st of 2019.

I, Too Book Pile: Please keep a book or take a book from the I, Too Book Pile located immediately inside the main entrance.

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