Founded in 1785 by the skilled craftsmen of the City, our organization continues to serve and improve the quality of life of the people of the City of New York.
On Thursday, November 17, 2016 we gathered in the historic General Society Library to celebrate the significant contributions of two New Yorkers to our City.
Tuesday, March 28th at 6:30pm @ The General Society Library
Artisan Lecture: Tucker Viemeister, Viemeister Industries, Industrial Designer, Tuesday, April 11th AT THE GENERAL SOCIETY LIBRARY, The lecture starts at 6:30 P.M. – RECEPTION TO FOLLOW. Tucker Viemeister is a distinguished and award...
Please click here to read the SPRING 2017 Newsletter We are grateful for your support of the programs of The General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen of the City of New York.
Mechanics Institute offers tuition-free educational programs to individuals in the building and construction industry. The Spring 2017 semester will begin Monday, January 23rd and Tuesday, January 24th.
The Board of Governors of The General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen and the School Committee extend their Congratulations to the Mechanics Institute Class of 2016
Treasures from the General Society Collection are now available digitally thanks to "Digital Culture of Metropolitan New York"
Tuesday, March 7th at 6:30pm @ The General Society Library
Tuesday, February 28th at 6:30pm @ The General Society Library