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Madame Tussauds: The Best Place for Selfies in NYC

Madame Tussauds: The Best Place for Selfies in NYC

Madame Tussauds wax museum is so much more than just a Times Square tourist attraction for out-of-towners.

NYC Public School Students' Art Work Displayed at The Met

NYC Public School Students' Art Work Displayed at The Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art will display works of art from 90 public school students from across the five boroughs of New York City.

Summer Activities in Rockland County, NY

Summer Activities in Rockland County, NY

UPDATED June: Search for the best summer activities for kids in Rockland County. Our guide helps you choose from kids classes, summer camps, summer programs, activities near Rockland County, NY, and family excursions. NYMetroParents has your summer activities in Orangetown, Ramapo, New Rochelle, Nyack, Pomona, Suffern, New City, Valley Cottage, and the rest of Rockland County, NY.

Kids Combine Creativity and Culture in Creating Sugar Hill Children’s Museum Exhibit

Kids Combine Creativity and Culture in Creating Sugar Hill Children’s Museum Exhibit

The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling in West Harlem welcomes local middle-school students to participate in the construction of a new exhibit, celebrating culture and creativity.

New Exhibit on Crocs Opens at the American Museum of Natural History

New Exhibit on Crocs Opens at the American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History welcomes an exhibit with snap: Crocs: Ancient Predators in a Modern World at American Museum of Natural History.

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

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

Families can enjoy free admission at 15 Lower Manhattan museums and historical sites when The Downtown Culturals Group presents the third annual Night at the Museums on June 21.

Westchester Children's Museum: A Welcome Addition to the County

Westchester Children's Museum: A Welcome Addition to the County

Westchester Children's Museum--adjacent to Rye Playland and Rye Boardwalk--offers fun, creative activities for children in a small space.

Celebrate Star Wars Day at Discovery Times Square

Celebrate Star Wars Day at Discovery Times Square

In honor of Star Wars Day on May 4, Discovery Times Square is hosting a special celebration with their Star Wars and the Power of Costume: The Exhibition display.

Alice Austen House: Family Outing

Alice Austen House: Family Outing

The Alice Austen House, also called Clear Comfort, is a historical landmark and vibrant cultural center, which exhibits parts of Austen’s extensive photography collection with the mission of keeping the spirit of the early American photographer alive.

New Children's Museum Opens in Rye

New Children's Museum Opens in Rye

The long-awaited opening of the new Westchester Children's Museum is here. Check out the new facility within Rye Playland, chock-full of family-friendly activities.

Student Artwork Exhibit Is Now on Display at the Guggenheim Museum

Student Artwork Exhibit Is Now on Display at the Guggenheim Museum

A Year with Children is an annual exhibit, now in its 45th year, that showcases the artwork of New York City public school students in grades 2-6 at the Guggenheim Museum.

American Museum of Natural History Announces New Crocodile Exhibit

American Museum of Natural History Announces New Crocodile Exhibit

While visitors to the American Museum of Natural History are enjoying its current exhibit, Dinosaurs Among Us, the staff is busy at work on its next one, opening in May: Crocs: Ancient Predators in a Modern World, according to a Museum press release.

See ‘Dinosaurs Among Us’ at the American Museum of Natural History

See ‘Dinosaurs Among Us’ at the American Museum of Natural History

The American Museum of Natural History is opening a new exhibit called “Dinosaurs Among Us” on March 21 that will compare dinosaurs to modern-day birds.

The New-York Historical Society Opens an Exhibit Dedicated to Children’s Author Mo Willems

The New-York Historical Society Opens an Exhibit Dedicated to Children’s Author Mo Willems

Beloved children’s author and illustrator Mo Willems now has an exhibit all about his work at the New-York Historical Society.

The Museum of Modern Art is Offering Spring Break Programming for Kids and Parents

The Museum of Modern Art is Offering Spring Break Programming for Kids and Parents

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is offering great programs for kids and families this spring break.

South Street Seaport Museum Is Reopening For the First Time Since Hurricane Sandy

South Street Seaport Museum Is Reopening For the First Time Since Hurricane Sandy

After being closed for over three years, the South Street Seaport Museum is finally reopening its doors with a new exhibit called “Street of Ships: The Port and Its People.”

QUIZ: Which NYC Museum Are You?

QUIZ: Which NYC Museum Are You?

With so many museums scattered throughout all five boroughs of New York City, how can you choose the best one to visit? Take our quiz and find your museum match!

New Children’s Museum Coming to the Bronx

New Children’s Museum Coming to the Bronx

Construction is close to starting on the site of the future Bronx Children’s Museum, located at Mill Pond Park at the Bronx Terminal Market Powerhouse right along the Harlem River.

Where to Celebrate Women’s History Month with Your Kids in the New York Area

Where to Celebrate Women’s History Month with Your Kids in the New York Area

March is Women’s History Month, and there are many ways to commemorate women that made an influence in progressing female empowerment in our country and the world. Celebrate at one of these activities, museums, or statues across the New York area all month long.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center: A Day of Fun, Indoors and Outdoors

Stamford Museum & Nature Center: A Day of Fun, Indoors and Outdoors

Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers a variety of fun things to do with kids, including Bendel Mansion Museum, Overbrook Nature Center, and Heckscher Farm, all of which allow you to get close to nature.

Meet Dogs From the Westminster Dog Show at Discovery Times Square

Meet Dogs From the Westminster Dog Show at Discovery Times Square

It turns out that man’s best friends have been dogs ever since the Viking era!

Learn About How Vikings Actually Lived at Discovery Times Square’s New Exhibit

Learn About How Vikings Actually Lived at Discovery Times Square’s New Exhibit

Learn how the Vikings actually lived their lives and walk out of this exhibit at Discovery Times Square with a whole different perspective.

10 Best Family Activities for February

10 Best Family Activities for February

From Valentines Day to Presidents Day, from local bowling alleys to regional day trips, here are the best kids' activities for February.

The Crayola Experience, Where Everyone Is an Artist

The Crayola Experience, Where Everyone Is an Artist

Housed in a former crayon factory, the Crayola Experience in Easton, PA, offers many activities for kids to unleash their artistic creativity.

Metropolitan Museum of Art Shows Experimental Lighting Display

Metropolitan Museum of Art Shows Experimental Lighting Display

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is experimenting with a light display in the Ancient Egypt exhibit to show how the Temple of Dendur may have looked when it was first built.




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