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Whitney Museum of American Art

Vida Americana Family Day

September 17 @ 11:30 am - 6:00 pm

Recurring (see all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Monday and Thursday, repeating until November 5, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 1, 2020

Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Pay-What-You-Wish

See bold and modern contemporary art in a very cool building.

* Crafty kids can get inspiration from striking oversized works using weaving, sewing, textiles, thread, clay, beads, and glass. Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950–2019. Be awed by detailed epic murals in Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art (through some kids may need to look out for violent/disturbing imagery).  See luminous, abstract images of transcendence in Agnes Pelton: Desert Transcendentalist.

* Precautions include updated circulation routes and limited elevator capacity. All visitors, including members, must book timed tickets in advance. Tickets are Pay What You Wish through September 28. Annual memberships start at $81 and include perks like member-only hours Mon & Thurs 6 pm–7 pm and Sat & Sun 10:30 am–1 pm.

* Enjoy stunning Hudson River & city views (and discover some cool sculptures) from the multi-floor terrace.

* In-museum dining is currently closed, but lots of options and outdoor tables at nearby Chelsea Market. The High Line starts down the block.

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