Griffins, Goblets, and Gold: A Wizarding Tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Suggested Ages: 7 to 14+, Adult Friendly
Explore art and spaces in the Metropolitan Museum of Art reminiscent of Harry Potter and the Wizarding World, from part of an actual castle to mythical creatures like griffins and dragons. Participate in interactive activities, make surprising connections, explore the museum from a wizard’s perspective – and maybe even do a little magic.
Private tours available for families, birthday parties, etc. Lots of fun for Potterheads of all ages.
Includes museum admission and fun wizard-themed materials.
Nick Cave: Forothermore
Explore the career of Nick Cave, internationally celebrated for his elaborate installations and textile works, including his iconic Soundsuits, which blend sculpture, costume design, and instrument-making. See sculpture, installation, video, and rarely seen early works. The title is a neologism, a new word that reflects the artist’s lifelong commitment to creating space for those who…More info
Start with Art/Art Trek
Fabulous museum educators engage children in conversations and activities related to a few works in the vast collection. Share ideas and enjoy stories, sketching, singing, and other gallery activities that bring works of art to life. This month’s theme is S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art, and math).
Art Trek is recommended for families with children ages…More info
The Royal Egg Decoration at Let’s Dress Up
Dress up in an assortment of costume sand accessories, decorate Easter eggs and join an Easter themed tea party. Each child will leave with dyed eggs in a small basket.
Also at 1:30 pm on the UES. Recommended for ages 3-7, drop off,More info
Guggenheim Second Sunday Family Tour
On the second Sunday of every month, explore the Guggenheim with an interactive, family-friendly tour that includes creative, hands-on gallery activities. Tours are organized around a single theme and highlight artworks on view from the permanent collection and special exhibitions.More info