Exhibitions & Events


The exhibitions on display in the Alan and Margaret Kempner Exhibition Gallery and the Chang Octagon Room are free, handicapped accessible, and open to the general public.  Exhibit hours are the same as the Rare Book and Manuscript Library Hours.

Exhibits are located in the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Butler Library, 6th Floor, East. You must have photo ID to enter the building.  Please note specific locations for events and academic programs.

For additional events related to Columbia rare books and manuscripts, please see News and Events for Friends and Alumni.