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National Museum of Mathematics
Does time exist? What is infinity? Why do mirrors reverse left and right but not up and down? In this scintillating collection of essays, Jim Holt ...
Fraunces Tavern Museum
Join the Sons of the Revolution in the State of New York, Inc. as they commemorate martyred spy Nathan Hale at the foot of the Nathan Hale statue w...
Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden
Upper East Side
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Celebrate the arrival of autumn with a monthly storytime. Listen to stories about the changing seasons and hunt for flowers and leaves inside and o...
Do-si-do and promenade at a dance party like no other, with a whole lot of country food, music, and fun. Dave Harvey of NYC Barn Dance is coming ba...
Courtney Callender Playground
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and...
Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Fraunces Tavern Museum and other participating museums a...
Upper West Side
Spend an afternoon with the acclaimed author of The Night Tourist; Jepp, Who Defied the Stars; and The Door by the Staircase<...
Tabletop gaming is more fun than ever! join old friends and new for a fun-filled, adult evening of mathematically rich, hands-on games. Bring a sna...
Hudson River Park's SUBMERGE festival celebrates NYC's coastal waters while bringing marine science to life. Enjoy hands-on activities, kid...
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Young elementary, Tween
Educators at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum lead workshops geared toward children ages 5-12.
Morning at the Museum is a Smithsonian program that provides access to a museum for individuals with cognitive and sensory processing disabilities ...
Washington Market Park
Pre-school & younger
Get ready to learn Chinese while dancing and singing.
Better Chinatown USA
People from across the city gather in Chinatown to celebrate the Autumn Moon Cultural Festival each fall. Enjoy various stage performances, cultura...
Museum of Chinese in America
$10; free for children younger than 2
Explore the customs and traditions behind this annual celebration with drop-in arts and crafts like cosmic kaleidoscopes, mooncake messages an...
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Get free admission for two to a city museum on Museum Day Live, hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Simply download tickets from smithsonianmag.com and...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
$10; free for children under 2
Mooncakes, lanterns, and the Jade Rabbit on the moon! Explore the customs and traditions behind this harvest festival with a mooncake tasting, arts...
Session 1: 11:00am–12:30pm Session 2: 1:30–3:00pm
Cooper Hewitt Design Museum
Participants will explore pattern making with Wolf Gordon Design Studio. In celebration of NY Textile Month, attendees will create wallpaper patter...
$15; $2 for children under 12; children two and under free if seated on laps
Come help celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Young People's Chorus of New York with a huge, high-spirited Singalong in appreciation to the c...
Books of Wonder
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
NYC welcomes author Trudi Trueit to Books of Wonder on Saturday, September 22 from 1:00 - 3:00pm to share her new book, Explorer Academy: The N...
Opry City Stage
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Hopalong Andrew invites you to celebrate the release of his debut album Howdy Do! Songs of the Urban Cowpoke, a family western folk album that cele...
Battery Park City Parks
Join experienced anglers for catch-and-release fishing and learn about life in the Hudson River. The day also features an art project and a nature ...
Join experienced anglers for catch-and release fishing and learn about life in the Hudson River. The day also features an art project and a nature ...
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Tween, Teen, Adult
Young wizards will enjoy a trip to the Metropolitan Museum, in search of art that echoes characters and enchanted objects in the Harry Potter books...
S.T.A.R Senior Center
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and toys that you no longer need, and take home something ne...
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