Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)
The enchanting Children’s Museum of Manhattan has interactive, educational exhibits, from soft, enclosed areas for babies and crawlers, a whole floor for Dora & Diego lovers, and multicultural explorations for older kids.
Admission includes tons of programming and performances. Check out the packed calendar of daily workshops in design, math, science and more. Workshops are divided into ages 4 & under and 5 & over; the latter require same-day registration one hour before at the yellow Visitor Information Desk in the first floor lobby, where you can also pick up tickets to weekend performances from multicultural artists one hour before each show.
Strollers must be left at the coat check. All of the bathrooms have diaper changing tables.
212 West 83rd Street between Broadway & Amsterdam Upper West Side
New York, NY
Sunday–Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday 10 am – 7 pm
$11, $7/seniors, free/ages 11 months old & younger
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