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Japanese Architecture & Momijigari (Autumn Foliage)


December 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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One event on December 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Japan Society

333 East 47th Street Midtown
New York    + Google Map


Explore Japan’s seasonal customs and culture through art making and activities based on a different theme each month.

From 1–2 pm, preschool-aged children and their caregivers  learn about the changing of the seasons and explore the colors of autumn through story, song, and a hands-on project.

From 2:30–4 pm, 6 to 10-year-olds collaboratively create a bustling metropolis inspired by the development of Tokyo from 1964 to 2020. Use a wide range of recyclable and sustainable art materials to explore the ideas of transportation, sporting arenas, and housing with architects from Koko Architecture + Design.

Rockefeller Christmas Tree

Come for a peek at the famous Norway Spruce illuminated with 30,000 LED lights and topped with a massive Swarovski crystal star. Stay to skate or watch the skaters on…

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Lotte New York Palace Tree

This gorgeous, classy tree in the neo-Italian Renaissance courtyard of the historic landmark Villard Mansion (now Lotte New York Palace Hotel) has Rockefeller Center and the St. Patrick’s Cathedral in…

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Bryant Park Winter Village Tree

The rinkside 50-foot Norway Spruce sparkles with 30,000 white and red LED lights and 3,500 starbursts, balls, snowflakes, and icicle ornaments. Get hot chocolate and other treats at the surrounding…

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Broadway Snow Globes

See “Show Globes,” large-scale Broadway snow globes decorating the theatre district featuring designs from favorite musicals Dear Evan Hansen, Wicked, Ain’t Too Proud, and The Lion King.

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