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Hudson River Museum
Young elementary, Tween
$7; $4 children
In this hands-on workshop, children examine the classical landscape elements and create their own works using natural elements, such as pine cones,...
Upper West Side
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
All aboard! Dinotrux creator Chris Gall’s new book features a tiny train who sets off to explore the world and makes lots ...
11am-12:30pm and 1:30-3:00pm
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Upper East Side
Cooper Hewitt educators lead and facilitate a fun, family-friendly design project.
11am-1pm and 2-4pm
Center for Architecture
$6; $12 children
You likely encounter scaffolding every day in New York City. In fact, there is an estimated 280 miles of scaffolding occupying New York City at any...
Old Westbury Gardens
Tween, Teen, Adult
A one-hour presentation on how to create a stunning tablescape for the winter holidays.
4-5pm and 5:30-6:30pm
$14; $10 children ages 7-17; free for children younger than 7
A wildlife expert from Volunteers for Wildlife brings live owls for a meet and greet and later leads the outdoor search. Following the...
The Jewish Museum
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$25; $22 members
These interactive programs begin with a gallery portion that includes art-viewing activities and a book reading from the PJ Library collection, fol...
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$25; $17 seniors; $12 students; free for children younger than 12
Children with disabilities, together with friends and family, explore the day’s theme on a gallery tour followed by an art activity in the st...
Long Island Children's Museum
$13; $12 seniors; free children younger than 1
Soccer is a popular sport in South Korea. Come design your own player—complete with miniature soccer ball—for a game of finger soccer!<...
DiMenna Children's Museum at New-York Historical Society
$21; $16 teachers and seniors; $13 students; $6 children ages 5-13; free for children younger than 4
This month at family book club expect to discuss the intertwined lives of four U.S. presidents and five people they enslaved. Author Ken ...
National Museum of Mathematics
Join Henry Segerman and Elisabetta Matsumoto as they take participants on a direct, immersive journey to explore Euclidean (flat) space and hy...
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Pre-school & younger
$25 per stroller
These interactive, museum educator-led tours of the Guggenheim’s current exhibitions are offered for caregivers and their babies. Expect touc...
Parrish Art Museum
This modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales intertwines the plots of a few choice stories and explores the consequences of the char...
Young elementary, Tween, Adult, All Ages
$12; free for students and children
Join this docent-led tour featuring special exhibition From Lens to Eye to Hand. Photorealism from 1969 to Today. Tours last approximatel...
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
Take a tour of the galleries and create art through hands-on activities. Each month features different art materials and techniques inspired by the...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
Join us as we make “masks” in the shape of the mascots in 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea: Soohorang (white tiger) and Bandabi (bla...
Join this special Family program. Stephen W. Schwartz AIA, Architect of SWS Architects Livingston New Jersey, and of Building Blocks Workshops...
The American Museum of Natural History
$23; $18 seniors and students; $13 children ages 2-12; free for children younger than 2
A celebration of African-American heritage that is rooted in seven principles known as Nguzo Saba, which promote unity, culture, and community deve...
Free with Museum Admission
Join this docent-led tour featuring a special exhibition From Lens to Eye to Hand. Photorealism from 1969 to Today. Tours last approximately o...
Children's Museum of the Arts
$12; seniors pay as you wish; free for children younger than 1
Visitors are invited to New Year's themed workshops like animating fireworks, mask making, clay relief sculptures, New ...
Merchant's House Museum
Paying calls on friends and family on New Year’s Day was one of Old New York’s most cherished customs. Join for 19th century readings a...
Museum of the Moving Image
Young elementary, Tween, Adult
$15; $11 seniors and students with ID; $7 children ages 3-17; free for children younger than 3
Kids will create their own superhero world during winter recess with the Museum’s drop-in art making workshops for families. Activities inclu...
Join this docent-led tour featuring the permanent collection: Five and Forward. Tours last approximately one hour. Space is limited. Docent-led tou...
Long Island Maritime Museum
Meet the volunteers as they build and restore various small craft. Tour the Small Craft Building which houses more than 75 craft which sa...
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