Winter Break Family Fun - DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society

Date: 12/29/11
Hours: 11am-4pm
Price: Free with museum admission: $15; $12 teachers and seniors; $10 students; $5 children 7-13; free children younger than 7
170 Central Park West - 212-873-3400
Upper West Side, NY 10707

Description: Show off your history skills at a daily family quiz show, drop in for some art making, or join a history scavenger hunt. Scavenger Hunt (11am-4pm): Families team up and head out with a list of clues that take them on a trip around the DiMenna Children's History Museum. There are prizes for participation, and everyone can enter the Liberty the Dog raffle. Historical Art Making (1-4pm): Make, decorate, and wear your own election button or tri-cornered hat. Family History Quiz (2pm): What games did Dutch children in New Amsterdam like to play? When did George Washington take his first oath of office? Team up, sharpen your pencils, and enter a family quiz. There are prizes for participation and grand prizes for high-scorers.