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Morgan Library Summer Family Fair

Drawing the Curtain- Maurice Sendak’s Designs for Opera and Ballet

June 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The Morgan Library & Museum

225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street Midtown
New York    + Google Map

Free with museum admission

Suggested Ages: 2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14

Celebrate art and literature at the Morgan’s Summer Family Fair. Visit Mr. Morgan’s library, interact with the poetry wall to draw inspiration from the Walt Whitman: Bard of Democracy exhibition, and visit three different craft stations related to current exhibitions, including Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak’s Designs for Opera and Ballet, and permanent collection.

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