Our Location

The Langston Hughes House

20 East 127th Street (between 5th and Madison Avenues)

New York, NY 10035


Community Open Hours

Tuesdays:   12:00 pm - 5:00 pm            Thursdays:  12:00 pm - 7:00 pm         Saturdays:   12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Open Hours Changes or Closings:

We will be open to the community from 4pm - 5pm every Saturday in June due to Storycorps recording sessions taking place from 12pm - 4pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.**   

We will be closed Saturday, July 1st in honor of Independence Day.

We will be closed Saturday, July 22nd due to a private rental.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Visitors are welcome to enjoy the parlor floor where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing during these hours. The second and third floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still under construction being prepared for future programming. There is no admission fee for visitors. Students, walking tours and groups are welcome to stop by.