Museum Family Programs


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Gingerbread Lane

Friday, January 18–Monday, January 21, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
New York Hall of Science ~ Queens
$15, $12/ages 2 – 17, students & seniors
Marvel at the largest gingerbread village in the world. Lots of fun details to discover including cable cars and subway stations, all...

NYC Must-See Week

Monday, January 21–Sunday, February 10, 9:00 am–9:00 pm
~
FREE
During NYC Must-See Week, enjoy 2-for-1 tickets to many of NYC's iconic experiences, including attractions, museums, tours and performing arts including the...

Simone Forti’s Dance Constructions

Tuesday, January 22, 11:30 am–4:30 pm
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) ~ Midtown West
$25, $18/seniors, $14/students, free/ages 16 & under
In conjunction with exhibition Judson Dance Theater: The Work Is Never Done, see performances of innovative Simone Forti’s Dance Constructions. Made from...

Metropolitan Museum Of Art Storytime

Tuesday, January 22, 3:00 pm–3:30 pm
Metropolitan Museum Of Art ~ Upper East Side
FREE
Look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books; then continue your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the Museum. Geared...

New-York Historical Society Storytime

Tuesday, January 22, 3:30 pm–4:15 pm
New-York Historical Society ~ Upper West Side
$20, $6/ages 5-13, free/ages 4 & under
50% off with this link
This bi-weekly program in the library of the engaging children's center includes the reading of a NY-themed book, a related craft project,...

Metropolitan Museum Of Art Storytime

Wednesday, January 23, 3:00 pm–3:30 pm
Metropolitan Museum Of Art ~ Upper East Side
FREE
Look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books; then continue your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the Museum. Geared...

Simone Forti’s Dance Constructions

Thursday, January 24, 11:30 am–4:30 pm
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) ~ Midtown West
$25, $18/seniors, $14/students, free/ages 16 & under
In conjunction with exhibition Judson Dance Theater: The Work Is Never Done, see performances of innovative Simone Forti’s Dance Constructions. Made from...

Rubin Museum Free Hours

Thursday, January 24, 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
Rubin Museum of Art ~ Chelsea/Meatpacking
FREE

Metropolitan Museum Of Art Storytime

Thursday, January 24, 3:00 pm–3:30 pm
Metropolitan Museum Of Art ~ Upper East Side
FREE
Look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books; then continue your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the Museum. Geared...

Start with Art at the Met/Art Trek

Thursday, January 24, 3:30 pm–4:30 pm
Metropolitan Museum Of Art ~ Upper East Side
Pay-what-you-wish, suggested $25, free/ages 12 & under
Fabulous museum educators engage children in conversations and activities related to a few works in the vast collection. Share ideas and enjoy...

Gateway Storytime

Friday, January 25, 10:00 am–11:45 am
American Museum of Natural History ~ Upper West Side
suggested $22/ages 12-65, $12.50/ages 2-12, $17/students & seniors free/ages 2 & under
Ages 2 to 5 can play in the fascinating Discovery Room, then explore a natural science or cultural topic with a story,...

New-York Historical Society Storytime

Friday, January 25, 3:30 pm–4:15 pm
New-York Historical Society ~ Upper West Side
$20, $6/ages 5-13, free/ages 4 & under
50% off with this link
This bi-weekly program in the library of the engaging children's center includes the reading of a NY-themed book, a related craft project,...

MoMA Family Gallery Talks

Saturday, January 26, 10:15 am–11:15 am
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) ~ Midtown West
FREE
Ages 4 to 16 can engage in lively discussions and fun activities while looking closely at modern masterpieces and cutting-edge contemporary art....

Family Art Workshops: Drawing People

Saturday, January 26, 10:30 am–12:00 pm
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) ~ Midtown West
FREE
Transform ordinary movements into art in this workshop for four-year olds and their adult companions. Explore exhibition Judson Dance Theater: The Work...

Noguchi Museum Art for Families | Mindful: Attention to Detail

Saturday, January 26, 10:30 am–12:30 pm
The Noguchi Museum ~ Queens
$10
Engage in discussions about art in the galleries and make works of art. For families with children ages 5–11. Space is limited;...

Watson Adventures: Whodunit at The Met Family Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, January 26, 10:30 am–12:00 pm
Metropolitan Museum Of Art ~ Upper East Side
$42, $31/kids, students & seniors, includes museum admission
Kids and adults work together to track a killer by solving his scavenger hunt in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. No knowledge...

Whitney Family Tours & Open Studio: Warhol’s Figures

Saturday, January 26, 10:30 am–3:00 pm
Whitney Museum of American Art ~ Chelsea/Meatpacking
$22, $18/students & seniors, free/ages 17 & under
Create Pop portraits inspired by Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again drawing from live models. Also take a Family...

Design Kids At Cooper Hewitt

Saturday, January 26, 11:00 am–3:00 pm
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum ~ Upper East Side
FREE
Work with guest designers and artists in hands-on workshops geared toward kids ages 5 through 12. Includes free admission kids and one...

Simone Forti’s Dance Constructions

Saturday, January 26, 11:30 am–4:30 pm
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) ~ Midtown West
$25, $18/seniors, $14/students, free/ages 16 & under
In conjunction with exhibition Judson Dance Theater: The Work Is Never Done, see performances of innovative Simone Forti’s Dance Constructions. Made from...

Living History: Meet Harriet Tubman

Saturday, January 26, 12:00 pm–4:00 pm
New-York Historical Society ~ Upper West Side
$20, $6/ages 5-13, free/ages 4 & under
50% off with this link
In conjunction with Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow, explore the life, career, and contributions of Harriet Tubman and other...

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