Harold Holzer

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    The Met Has a Groupon for Its Technically Free Admissions

    If you've ever tried to enter the Metropolitan Museum of Art, only to receive judgmental stares from staff for foregoing the (technically optional) entrance fee, this one goes out to you: The Met is tied up in two lawsuits over its allegedly "deceptive" pricing tactics, which plaintiffs in the suits ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Abraham Lincoln Gets Screwed on His Birthday

    ​Today is Abraham Lincoln's birthday, which used to be a big deal. But since George Washington's birthday (February 22) was made a floating Monday holiday in 1971, Lincoln's birthday has gotten sort of smushed into it. The holiday is still officially Washington's Birthday, known as President ... More >>

  • News

    August 5, 2003

    The Whistle-Blower at the Art Party

    A Curator Takes on His Museum