Mission & History

Drawing upon its curators, collection, and relationships with the media community, The Paley Center for Media examines the intersections between media and society.


The Paley Center for Media, with locations in New York and Los Angeles, leads the discussion about the cultural, creative, and social significance of television, radio, and emerging platforms for the professional community and media-interested public.

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Important dates in the life of the institution.

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About William S. Paley

William S. Paley was one of the towering figures in the history of both radio and television.

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Will I see Archie Bunker's chair?

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