The Metropolitan Museum of Art Family Benefit - The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Date: 02/04/13
Hours: 5:30-8:30pm
Ages: All
Price: $85-$175
1000 Fifth Ave. - 212-570-3951
New York, NY 10028

Description: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Family Benefit, now it its 21st year, is a fun and lively evening for parents and children to explore the Museum together after hours. The event will feature gallery visits, interactive art projects and activities, dinner, and live music provided by Brooklyn-based education rock band The Deedle Deedle Dees. Guests are invited to dress as their favorite heroes or heroines. Programs and activities offered throughout the evening include stations for guests to design their own heroic accessories; a trading card game featuring heroes and heroines from the Museum’s galleries; the chance to invent a hero; a special armor demonstration by the Museum’s Arms & Armor Department; and more. Tickets are required.