Superpowered Metropolis: Early Learning City
July 1 @ 10:00 am - December 31 @ 5:00 pm
Suggested Ages: Babies to Toddlers
Step into a playful, comic book version of New York City with a lively team of pigeons, Zip, Zap, and Zoom. Climb to the top of a magical two-story Treehouse Headquarters equipped with a map, telescope, periscope, and slide to plan your adventures. Navigate colorful tunnels, tracks, and waterways at a multi-level Supercharged NYC Train Table. Create original city sounds with one-of-a-kind instruments in the Musical Subway Car. Chase the floating scarves at the Whimsical Wind Blowing Fountain.
The 1,500 square-foot exhibit invites children from birth to 6 and their grown-ups to feel like heroes, building their superpowered early learning brain skills, aka executive functions, include self-control, working memory, and mental flexibility. Exploring NYC subways, parks, music, travel, treehouses, and more.
Enter Baby Central Station, a mini learning hub inspired by Grand Central Station and specially designed for birth to 2 year-olds with climb-on trains, a starry sky, and sensory stations=
Eight marble sculptures in the form of flowers celebrates the return to life of the city after a long and difficult winter and spring. Find an array of colors and forms on eight locations on the green malls at the center of Broadway from 64th Street to 157th Street,
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Explore a park-wide art exhibition featuring unique works of art that use color and unexpected materials to explore the concept of re-growth – literal, metaphorical, poetic, and philosophical. 13 site-specific installations span several miles from 68th and 145th Streets in Riverside Park celebrate the resiliency and resolve of all New Yorkers.
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