New York, NY
Upper East Side
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday 10 am – 5:30 pm
Thursday & Friday 10 am – 9 pm
The Met took over the old Whitney’s landmark building designed by Marcel Breuer to have additional space to explore the art of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Gorgeous open space with diverse art that appeals to all.
$: Pay-what-you-wish, suggested $25, free/ages 12 & under
Current Kid-Friendly Exhibits:
•Delirious: Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950–1980. (through Jan 14)
Divided into four sections—Vertigo, Excess, Nonsense, and Twisted—this exhibition showcases roughly 100 works of art by 62 international artists created between 1950 and 1980, when artists responded social and political unrest by incorporating absurdity, disorder, nonsense, disorientation, and repetition into their work.
Strollers/Diapers: Check strollers or wheel right through the spacious galleries.
Eat & Treats: Blue Bottle Coffee on the top floor has yummy cookies, lots of comfy seating, and awesome kids art books to browse.
- Delirious: Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950–1980. Wednesday, November 1–Sunday, January 14 10:00 am–6:00 pm