Framed: Step into Art - Long Island Children's Museum

Date: 06/15/12 through 09/02/12
Hours: 10am-5pm Tuesday to Sunday (daily in July and August)
Ages: All
Price: $11 museum admission
11 Davis Ave. - 516-224-5800
Garden City, NY 11530

Description: Enter the framework of famous paintings, arrange works of art into your own art gallery, create a chalk wall mural, and experience art like never before in Framed: Step into Art. This imaginative and interactive exhibit is sure to bring out the inner artist in everyone. Uncover your artistic side through a number of creative activities, including traveling back to the Canadian Rockies in 1916 and discovering camping gear like John Singer Sargent would have used; riding Clementine Hunter's Big Chicken and helping complete Diego Rivera's mural Corn Festival, and viewing original and famous parodies of "Mona Lisa. This exhibit runs through Sept. 2.