Yonkers, New York
Wednesday–Sunday 12–5 pm
This multi-disciplinary cultural complex draws its identity from its gorgeous site on the banks of the Hudson River. See diverse art, tour a historic mansion, learn about the environment in a hands-on gallery and watch a space show in the Planetarium.
$: $7, $4/ages 3–18, $5/seniors & students
Current Kid-Friendly Exhibits:
•Maya Lin: A River Is a Drawing (through Jan 20)
Walk through more than 200 bamboo reeds in the form of a 3D drawing of the Hudson River basin in an exhibition developed in close collaboration between Presidential Medal of Freedom reciptient Maya Lin and the Hudson River Museum focuses on the theme of the Hudson River. New works and ambitious site-specific installations referencing the Museum’s architectural features and location along the banks of the river invite visitors to interact.
Eat & Treats: Grab authentic Middle Eastern food to go -- baba ganoush, shwarma, stuffed grape leaves and more -- or have a relaxing meal at casual nearby Yara’s Middle Eastern.
Other Tips: Save some time to walk down along the banks of the Hudson.