Ramadan & Memorial Day at Children’s Museum of Manhattan
Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)
212 West 83rd Street between Broadway & Amsterdam
New York, NY
Suggested Ages: Toddlers to 11-14
Explore the joyful and holy month of Ramadan and its many traditions. Create your own paper fanous, a colorful lantern used to illuminate homes and city streets around the world during Ramadan. Hear a reading of The White Nights of Ramadan, an inspiring picture book by Maha Addasi, read the Stars and find them while making your own constellation tube. In celebration of Memorial Day, join Art Studio Leaders in creating a massive miniature valley of statues dedicated to those we miss everyday.
Throughout June, CMOM uplifts and honors LGBTQIA+ voices in honor of Pride Month with a full schedule of storytelling workshops, colorful creations and parades.Help create a gigantic Pride flag by filling it with unique colorful objects. On Saturdays, join 2 pm Mighty Pride Parades – follow the lead of puppets and snare drum articulations and…More info
A shady large playground nestled in pretty Riverside Park is just big enough for range of ages but small enough not to lose wanderers within its fences. Play on all sorts of equipment including see saws, swings, multiple jungle gyms, and monkey bars and a large sand pit.
On hot days, sprinklers create a replica…More info
Summit Rock, the highest natural point in Central Park, provides a shady (climbable) backdrop to this pretty playground. A large wooden climbing structure with multiple levels of platforms and decks links to ladders, slides, and tire swings, all set in a naturalistic sand area. Also enjoy toddler swings and spray showers in the summer.
Explore interactive, educational, well-designed exhibits for babies to pre-teens.
* Assemble, create, peek into, crawl under, and walk through one of a kind sculptures and installations in Inside Art.
* Cool off at splashy (outdoor) water exhibit Dynamic H2O with 800 sq. ft. of of hands-on interactives and colorful graphics.
* Cross…More info