NYC's Architecture & Design Community

Bringing you select events and exhibitions all year long—plus a festival of 100+ partners taking over the 5 boroughs October 1-31 every year.

Building of the Day submissions are now open! Send us your project or site as a possible 2023 tour here.

Mobile Experiences

Bloomberg Connects

Explore exclusive content and listen to commentary from the architects behind a selection of past Buildings of the Day on our mobile guide on Bloomberg Connects, the free arts and culture app.

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Archtober Map

Our mobile Archtober Map to New York highlights museums, historic homes, iconic architecture, parks, restaurants, and much more for you to experience on the go!

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Upcoming Events

Explore events and exhibitions from Archtober partners all year-round.

Mar 25

10:00 am

In Sickness and in Health: A History of Sewers and Sanitation in Brooklyn

Brooklyn Public Library
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Mar 30

9:00 am
Special Event

2023 Design for Freedom Summit

Grace Farms
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Mar 31

1:30 pm

Instruments of Dining: A Research Symposium

Bard Graduate Center
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Who we are

Archtober is New York City’s Architecture and Design Month, the annual festival of architecture activities, programs, and exhibitions taking place during the month of October.

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, many of our partners are hosting programs digitally, allowing visitors from across the globe to participate in our exploration of architecture and design—in New York City and beyond.