Exhibits



Circle of Dance

Tuesday, April 1–Tuesday, April 30, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
National Museum of the American Indian – New York ~ Lower Manhattan
FREE
This awesome five-year exhibit featuring videos and gorgeous costumes of ten Native American social and ceremonial dances from throughout the Americas with...

New York at Its Core

Friday, November 18–Monday, December 31, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
Museum of the City of New York ~ Upper East Side
Get 2 tickets for $15
Follow the story of NYC's rise from a striving Dutch village to today’s “Capital of the World,” and consider its future in...

Connected Worlds

Saturday, April 1–Monday, December 31, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
New York Hall of Science ~ Queens
$15, $12/ages 2 – 17, students & seniors
Explore a fantastical animated world where your actions – gestures, movements, and decisions – impact how well the world is kept in...

Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes

Thursday, April 20–Monday, October 8, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
New-York Historical Society ~ Upper West Side
$20, $6/ages 5-13, free/ages 4 & under
50% off with this link
See over 100 highlights from shoe designer Stuart Weitzman’s extensive private collection that tell the story of the shoe from the perspectives...

Art in the Open: Fifty Years of Public Art in New York

Thursday, June 1–Sunday, September 23, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
Museum of the City of New York ~ Upper East Side
Get 2 tickets for $15
Look back at fifty years of innovative art works, both permanent and temporary, installed in the public spaces of New York, the...

Let's Dance!

Saturday, July 1–Monday, December 31, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM) ~ Upper West Side
$11, $7/seniors, free/ages 11 months old & younger
Bounce, glide or leap in an exciting exhibition/dance space designed to introduce children and families to the delights of dance as an...

Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow

Thursday, September 7–Sunday, March 3, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
New-York Historical Society ~ Upper West Side
$20, $6/ages 5-13, free/ages 4 & under
50% off with this link
Explore the struggle for full citizenship and racial equality from the end of the Civil War to the end of World War...

Transformer: Native Art in Light and Sound

Friday, November 10–Sunday, January 6, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
National Museum of the American Indian – New York ~ Lower Manhattan
FREE
Ten artists use light, digital projection, and experimental media to reflect on their place in and between traditional and dominant cultures. Through...

Our Senses: An Immersive Experience

Monday, November 20–Sunday, January 6, 12:00 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
In a highly experiential exhibition, explore 11 funhouse-like spaces that dare you to trust your senses, then show you how what we...

On the Streets: New York’s Trolleys and Buses

Monday, January 1–Monday, December 31, 8:30 am–6:30 pm
New York Transit Museum ~ Brooklyn
$10 $5/ages 2-17 & 62+
Learn about ground mobility and surface transit from the early 1800s to the present by exploring a real life city bus, “fishbowl”...

Jim Henson's World

Monday, January 1–Monday, December 31, 10:00 am–5:30 pm
Museum of the Moving Image ~ Queens
$15, $9/students & seniors, $7/ages 3-12, free/2 and under
Explore Jim Henson’s groundbreaking work for film and television and his transformative impact on popular culture and learn how Henson and his...

MoMA Art Lab: Nature

Monday, January 1–Monday, December 31, 10:30 am–5:00 pm
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) ~ Midtown West
Free with museum admission ($25, $18/seniors, $14/students, free/ages 16 & under)
$85/year ($38 tax deductible)
Visitors of all ages can discover how artists and designers are inspired by the natural world in a new multisensory installation. Beautiful...

Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney's Collection, 1900–1960

Monday, January 1–Monday, December 31, 11:00 am–6:00 pm
Whitney Museum of American Art ~ Chelsea/Meatpacking
$22, $18/students & seniors, free/ages 17 & under
This stunning exhibition of works made from 1900 to 1960 is organized around five themes: family and community, work, home, the spiritual,...

A Lost Future

Friday, February 23–Monday, January 28, 11:00 am–5:00 pm
Rubin Museum of Art ~ Chelsea/Meatpacking
$15, $10/students & seniors, free/ages 12 & under
Through neon art, painting, film, sculpture, photography, an immersive lake and virtual reality(ages 9+), three contemporary artists–Shezad Dawood, the Otolith Group, and...

Brancusi

Thursday, March 1–Sunday, September 30, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
Guggenheim ~ Upper East Side
$22, $18/students & seniors, free/kids under 12
Try to find animals including a seal, sting ray and bird in the abstract-looking sculptures of Constantin Brancusi (1876–1957). Fun shapes and...

Unseen Oceans

Monday, March 12–Sunday, January 6, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
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
Explore the alien world lies hidden beneath the sunlit surface of the ocean in a fascinating, interactive exhibition. Encounter giant sea creatures...

The Met Roof Garden: Huma Bhabha's We Come In Peace

Tuesday, April 17–Sunday, October 28, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
Metropolitan Museum Of Art ~ Upper East Side
Pay-what-you-wish, suggested $25, free/ages 12 & under
Two haunting monumental sculptures of intriguing figures by Pakistani-born artist Huma Bhabha are now on the roof of the Met. The commentary...

Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color

Tuesday, May 1–Sunday, January 13, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum ~ Upper East Side
$16, $14 online, $10/seniors, free/ages 17 & under
Free admission for 1 grown-up after storytimes
Rainbow lovers can explore the elusive, complex phenomenon of color perception and how it has captivated artists, designers, scientists, and sages. Featuring...

The Senses: Design Beyond Vision

Tuesday, May 1–Sunday, October 28, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum ~ Upper East Side
$16, $14 online, $10/seniors, free/ages 17 & under
Free admission for 1 grown-up after storytimes
Explore experimental works and practical solutions designed to inspire wonder and new ways of accessing our world. Wander through a scented snowstorm,...

Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination

Thursday, May 10–Monday, October 8, 10:00 am–5:30 pm
Metropolitan Museum Of Art ~ Upper East Side
FREE
Explore fashion's ongoing engagement with the devotional practices and traditions of Catholicism through papal robes and accessories on loan from the Vatican...

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