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Metropolitan Museum Of Art Storytime

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August 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Recurring (see all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until August 25, 2022

Metropolitan Museum Of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: Toddlers to 6

Free with museum admission

Look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books; then continue your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the Museum. Geared toward families with children ages 18 months–6, but all ages welcome. Space is limited; first come, first served.

See our guide to the Met.

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See our guide to the Met.

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This hunt is for ages 10 and up. Each team must include at least one kid and one…

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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. Share ideas and enjoy stories, sketching, singing, and other gallery activities that bring works of art to life.

Art…

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Metropolitan Museum Of Art Storytime

Look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books; then continue your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the Museum. Geared toward families with children ages 18 months–6, but all ages welcome. Space is limited; first come, first served.

See our guide to the Met.

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Look for upcoming weekend Princess Plays, some…

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