Pushing Buttons: Activist New York? - Museum of the City of New York

Date: 06/29/13
Hours: 10:30am-3:30pm
Ages: YE,TW
Price: Free with admission: $10; $6 seniors, students; free for kids younger than 12
1220 Fifth Ave. - 212-534-1672
Upper East Side, NY 10029

Description: Have you ever thought something wasn't fair and that you wanted to change it? Tour the exhibition Activist New York, which tells the story of grassroots citizen in New York City through artifacts, buttons, posters, and multi-media presentations, from the 17th century right up to the present. After exploring the exhibition, you'll have the chance to create your own button expressing views and ideas about a cause that is important to you. All Family Programs are free with admission. The programs are appropriate for families with children ages 6 to 12 years old. All programs include a free snack. Email egoldin@mcny.org or call 917-492-3371 for more information.