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National Museum of the American Indian–New York

National Museum of the American Indian– New York

Apr 19 @ 10:00 am - Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm

National Museum of the American Indian – New York
One Bowling Green
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

All ages can learn about the culture and contributions of Native Americans at the engaging New York branch of this DC museum.

Solve puzzles, perform experiments, play state-of-the-art computer simulations and find out how corn is like a dog in the interactive, family-friendly imagiNATIONS Activity Center. Pick up a fantastic family guide and find featured items among the galleries including wood and stone carvings, exquisite clothing, feather bonnets and lots of animal representations plus works by contemporary Indigenous artists.

Explore immersive exhibits featuring historic and Native art. Follow an epic battle between Marvel characters and aliens invading the streets of New York City in site-specific Jeffrey Veregge: Of Gods and Heroes. Located in the grand Alexander Hamilton US Custom House, with its own commerce-based art.

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Daily 10 am – 5 pm

 

imagiNATIONS Activity Center

Solve puzzles, perform experiments, play state-of-the-art computer simulations and find out how corn is like a dog in this interactive, family-friendly space. Explore scientific principles behind Native innovations and technologies that are so ingenious, many remain a part of our daily lives.

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Nelson A. Rockefeller & Teardrop Park

Frolic on wide waterfront lawns and explore multiple playgrounds plus gardens, public art pieces, and a sheltered pavilion.

In Rockefeller Park, climb large jungle gyms with swinging bridges, netting, slides, poles and more. Ride a pedal-powered merry-go-round and dig in multiple sandboxes and a handicapped-accessible sand table. In warm weather, be sprayed by an elephant…

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