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The Jewish Museum
Upper East Side
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...
Families can enjoy this energetic concert with musical offerings that span genres from bluegrass to bossa nova and funk to folk. For his Hanukkah s...
Hilton Garden Inn
The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in areas throughout the Uni...
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...
Church of the Intercession
Young People’s Chorus of New York City conducted by YPC Assistant Conductor Maria Peña returns to the Church of the Intercession to si...
The Schimmel Center
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
$29 and up
Emmy winner and Grammy- and Tony-nominated Rob Mathes returns to the Schimmel stage with his band of all-star musicians including in...
The Rink at Rockefeller Center
Hundreds of tenor and bass tuba players will gather at The Rink at Rockefeller Center to play Christmas carols and other crowd favorites. Tubi...
Washington Square Park
Composer Phil Kline will lead a massive chorus of boomboxes from the West Village to the East Village in this 26th annual holiday presentation...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
$8, $25 per family
Join JCC Harlem and Chabad of Harlem for a holiday celebration. Test a variety of things that go round and round in the spinning room, inspire...
DiMenna Children's Museum at New-York Historical Society
Upper West Side
$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 ...
1-3pm, while supplies last
The Puppet Kitchen will lead a free reindeer sock-puppet making workshop, free while supplies last. Make a reindeer puppet at Santa’s Corner ...
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...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Adult
Celebrate the holiday season and bring the family to Harlem Shake. Join Mr. Harlem Shake, aka Marco Glorious Khare, to read some old and new holida...
Starting at $65; $1 children ages7-16
Grammy Award-winning early music specialist and violinist Robert Mealy leads New York Baroque Incorporated for a dance program featuring suites by ...
The all-day musical celebration on the shortest day of the year brings together New Yorkers of all ages, musical abilities, and genres to...
St. Patrick's Cathedral
The Young People's Chorus of New York City led by Artistic Director Francisco J. Nunez joins the Brooklyn Interdenominational Choir, the St. Pa...
Renowned jazz clarinetist Oran Etkin and founder of the Timbalooloo music group performs a harmonious mix of klezmer, jazz, and African music.
Museum at Eldridge Street
Lower East Side
$14; $10 seniors and children
Looking for something fun to do on Christmas Day? Go on a synagogue tour, enjoy scavenger hunts and art activities for children, and take...
Museum of the City of New York
$18; $12 seniors and students; free for children younger than 19
Celebrate Kwanzaa by making a Mkeka placemat to learn about this African-American holiday. Use symbolic colors and discover their meaning as you we...
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
$35-95, free for children ages 0-15
Acclaimed Russian pianist Katya Grineva returns to Carnegie Hall for her highly anticipated annual holiday concert for one night only. In what has ...
The Metropolitan Opera
Continuing a favorite holiday tradition, the Met will welcome audiences of all ages for an open house prior to the matinee presentation of Hum...
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...
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...
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