Membership in PANYC is open to professional archaeologists, with a Masters Degree or higher, who have an interest in New York City archaeology.

Professional Archaeologists interested in applying for membership in PANYC may download the membership application in either .pdf (Adobe Acrobat) or .doc (MS Word) format. Completed applications can either be scanned and sent as an email attachment to or mailed to PANYC, c/o S. Spritzer, P.O. Box 1503, Murray Hill Station, New York NY 10156-1503. 

PANYC members receive our Newsletter, which is published five times a year. If you are not a member you may subscribe to the Newsletter for a subscription fee of $20.00 per year. Please email PANYC your subscription request. An archive of past Newsletters, from 1980 - 2010 is available here.

Non-professional archaeologists may also join the Metropolitan Chapter of the New York State Archaeological Association. Further information may be obtained by emailing


PANYC holds five membership meetings per year. Meetings are held at the Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 E 11th Street. .

Public Program

PANYC presents an annual Public Program where professional archaeologists discuss results of their work in New York City. The Program is co-sponsored by 
the Museum of the City of New York and is presented at the Museum in April or May. Further information is available by clicking here.


To contact PANYC please email us at

Early History of NYC Archaeology
History of PANYC
PANYC Newsletter Archive