The HLPC Cultural Medallion Program
Cultural Medallions are porcelainized enamel plaques affixed to the exterior of buildings, in order to commemorate an individual (or occurrence) that has made a significant contribution to New York City’s rich cultural heritage.
About the Cultural Medallion Program
- Learn about how the Cultural Medallion Program began and continues to grow
- See how the Medallions are selected
- Learn about the Historic Landmarks Preservation Center
Browse the Cultural Medallions Here
- Explore: the rich histories of the people who have made New York City vibrant
- Discover: where cultural figures lived and worked to impact our city's cultural heritage
- View: Cultural Medallion locations on a map by borough and neighborhood
How You Can Suggest a New Cultural Medallion
- Help HLPC recognize those who have made a significant cultural contribution to New York City
- Suggest a name and become part of the process to celebrate our rich cultural heritage
- Participate in shaping New York City's cultural landscape
We would love to hear from you. Please contact us to learn more, get involved or share your thoughts.