New York, New York
Daily 10 am – 5 pm
Open Thursday until 8 pm
All ages can learn about the culture and contributions of Native Americans at the engaging New York branch of this DC museum. Lots of opportunities for hands-on exploration in multiple rooms. Touch a buffalo hide, match animal drawings, learn about Mayan math, play in a teepee and more.
Pick up a fantastic family guide and find featured items among the galleries including wood and stone carvings, exquisite clothing, feather bonnets and lots of animal representations.
Storytimes: Through the end of May, learn about Taino culture through stories, song, movement, and hands-on activities in this free weekly drop-in music and movement class for ages 18 months - 4 years old. Wednesday 10:30 & 11:30 am
Family Programs: Daily screenings of films for kids.
Strollers/Diapers: Located within the grand, spacious Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, the museum has plenty of room for strollers and changing tables in the second floor bathroom.