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Eid al-Fitr: What It Is and Where to Celebrate It in the New York City Area

Eid al-Fitr: What It Is and Where to Celebrate It in the New York City Area

Eid al-Fitr marks the end of Ramadan. Here's what Eid al-Fitr is, when Eid al-Fitr is, and a couple places to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in the New York City area.

Art by NYC Public School Students Will Soon Be Displayed in Times Square

Art by NYC Public School Students Will Soon Be Displayed in Times Square

Twenty-seven works of art, part of P.S. Art on view at The Met, will soon be displayed on a giant billboard in Times Square.

Free Access to Downtown Cultural Institutions at Fourth Annual Night at the Museums

Free Access to Downtown Cultural Institutions at Fourth Annual Night at the Museums

Families can enjoy free admission, special programming, and tours of 15 Lower Manhattan museums and historical sites at the fourth annual Night at the Museums.

Eloise at the Museum to Debut at the New-York Historical Society

Eloise at the Museum to Debut at the New-York Historical Society

The New-York Historical Society is opening an Eloise at the Museum exhibit from June 30 through Oct. 9, featuring original manuscript pages, photographs, sketchbooks, and more of beloved picture book character Eloise.

Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey: Family Outing

Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey: Family Outing

See real-life aircraft, learn about aerospace pioneers, and enjoy interactive exhibits at the Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey in Teterboro, NJ.

Check Out Some of NYC’s Best Museums for Free During the Museum Mile Festival

Check Out Some of NYC’s Best Museums for Free During the Museum Mile Festival

Enjoy free museum access and live entertainment at the 39th annual Museum Mile Festival, which kicks off at El Museo del Barrio on June 13 at 5:45pm.

The Jim Henson Exhibition Is Opening in July at the Museum of the Moving Image

The Jim Henson Exhibition Is Opening in July at the Museum of the Moving Image

The Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens received an overwhelming amount of support in raising funds in a Kickstarter campaign to make the Jim Henson Exhibition—including puppets from 'The Muppet Show' and 'Sesame Street'—a permanent fixture in the museum.

New-York Historical Society Unveils New Fourth Floor

New-York Historical Society Unveils New Fourth Floor

The New-York Historical Society recently unveiled a brand new fourth floor, the Henry Luce III Center, and announced an upcoming Eloise exhibit.

The Westchester Children’s Museum Celebrates Its First Birthday

The Westchester Children’s Museum Celebrates Its First Birthday

The Westchester Children’s Museum is celebrating its first birthday on Saturday, April 29.

South Street Seaport Museum Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

South Street Seaport Museum Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

The South Street Seaport Museum is celebrating its 50th anniversary on Saturday, April 29 with a free, family-friendly event and free admission to the museum’s offerings.

Guggenheim's ‘A Year with Children 2017’ Opens Soon

Guggenheim's ‘A Year with Children 2017’ Opens Soon

The Guggenheim Museum’s annual ‘A Year with Children 2017’ exhibit is set to open in just a few weeks.

See the World in Miniature at Gulliver’s Gate in Times Square

See the World in Miniature at Gulliver’s Gate in Times Square

Soon, you’ll be able to travel the world—and occasionally through time—without leaving Times Square.

A Look Into New York City’s First-Ever Chocolate Museum

A Look Into New York City’s First-Ever Chocolate Museum

Jacques Torres has opened the first-ever chocolate museum at his shop in Soho, with chocolate tastings, the history of cacao and chocolate, and hands-on activities to make your own chocolate creations.

Traveling Guggenheim Project Brings NYC Communities Together

Traveling Guggenheim Project Brings NYC Communities Together

Guggenheim Social Practice initiative brings six New York City communities together for cultural exchange.

Jacques Torres Is Opening a Chocolate Museum

Jacques Torres Is Opening a Chocolate Museum

All of your chocolate dreams will come true at this new museum opening in Jacques Torres’ Soho-Hudson store.

A Free STEAM Activity Center is Coming to the Meatpacking District

A Free STEAM Activity Center is Coming to the Meatpacking District

ARTech: Adventures in Art + Technology, a pop-up activity center for children, will open in March.

Clay Art Center in Port Chester Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Special Exhibits

Clay Art Center in Port Chester Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Special Exhibits

Visitors to the Clay Art Center in Westchester County will be able to see a 60-year visual history of the ceramic art center and gallery space.

Hudson River Museum: Family Outing

Hudson River Museum: Family Outing

Spend the day exploring the Hudson River Museum's galleries and see a star show in the planetarium.

The Paley Center for Media Celebrates Black History Month

The Paley Center for Media Celebrates Black History Month

The Paley Center for Media celebrates Black History Month with a new exhibit experience, screenings, and workshops.

American Museum of Natural History to Open New 'Mummies' Exhibit

American Museum of Natural History to Open New 'Mummies' Exhibit

The American Museum of Natural History will debut its new "Mummies" exhibit this March.

NYSCI Unveils New Exhibition and Events

NYSCI Unveils New Exhibition and Events

New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park announces a new science-fiction exhibit and family-friendly events.

Children's Museum of Manhattan Announces New Building Wonderlands Exhibit

Children's Museum of Manhattan Announces New Building Wonderlands Exhibit

The Children's Museum of Manhattan recently announced its new Building Wonderlands exhibit featuring Tegu Blocks.

Museum of Chinese in America Announces Health-Focused Exhibit for Kids

Museum of Chinese in America Announces Health-Focused Exhibit for Kids

An interactive mini exhibit is coming to Lower Manhattan in the new year to help teach children how to lead healthy lives.

Walk Among Live Butterflies at the American Museum of Natural History

Walk Among Live Butterflies at the American Museum of Natural History

The Butterfly Conservatory is an annual exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History and will reopen for the season on Dec. 10.

Vanderbilt Museum: Family Outing

Vanderbilt Museum: Family Outing

Vanderbilt Museum—a mansion, marine and natural history museum, and planetarium—is a great family-friendly museum to spend the day at with kids in Centerport.




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