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October 09, 2019 - October 13, 2019
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Long Island Explorium
Tween, Teen, Adult
$5; free for members and children younger than 1
Celebrate World Space Week. Design and build your own model spacecraft or satellite and learn about the moon village.
October 01, 2019 - October 06, 2019
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
Celebrate the International Observe the Moon Night all week! Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the landing of humans on the Moon at the Long Island...
October 03, 2019 - October 10, 2019
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upper East Side
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$25 adults; free for children younger than 13
Share ideas and enjoy stories, sketching, and other gallery activities that bring works of art to life. This month's theme is ...
October 14, 2019 - October 20, 2019
We celebrate Earth Science Week. Join the Long Island Explorium for some Geoscience experiments.
October 12, 2019 - October 19, 2019
Westchester Children's Museum
$7.50; $6.50 seniors; $3 per person presenting an Electronic Benefits Transfer Card (EBT) with ID for up to 4 individuals; free for members, active duty military personnel and their families within the same household and children younger than 1.
The Rhyme and Read program has been developed for children ages 3-6 years (children must have celebrated their 3rd birthdays). Please join the...
September 14, 2019 - September 28, 2019
Parrish Art Museum
$12; $9; free for members, students with ID, and children under 18
Take a tour of the galleries and create art through hands-on activities. Each month features different art materials and techniques inspired by the...
October 04, 2019 - October 18, 2019
Fridays: 3-4pm and 4-5pm
Staten Island Children's Museum
Kids learn to cook in this weekly class. October 4 and 11 they'll taste traditional Puerto Rican Cocina Criolla cuisine. October 18 t...
October 06, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Sundays, family tour at 1pm; drop in between 1:30-4pm
Nassau County Museum of Art
$3 materials fee per child for Non-Members plus admission: $12; $8 seniors 62 and older; $4 children ages 4-12 and students with valid photo ID; free for members and children younger than 4
Converse, collaborate and create together during Family Sundays. Each week explore new art materials, vocabulary and ideas in their studi...
October 01, 2019 - October 19, 2019
Enjoy an opportunity meet exhibiting artists during the exclusive preview of The Chair Show, with light bites and beverages. The Chair Show explore...
October 01, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Contemporary British artist Lucy Sparrow, known for her covetable felt art pieces and shops, will return to New York City with Lucy Sparrow's D...
September 04, 2019 - September 25, 2019
Included with admission: $7.50; $6.50 for seniors; $3 per person presenting an Electronic Benefits Transfer Card (EBT) and a valid form of photo ID; free for members, children younger than 1, and active duty military personnel and their families within the same household* (Blue Star Families)
Learn something new during this weekly science-based "drop-in" program designed for children ages 2-5, made even more exciting with ...
September 05, 2019 - September 26, 2019
Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social...
September 06, 2019 - September 27, 2019
Pre-school & younger
Children between the ages of 2 and 5 are invited to a weekly class that features a new theme each month, brought to life through creative and fun m...
October 04, 2019 - October 25, 2019
Discover what a shadow is and how to make them! Use a shadow screen to sing, dance, and create fun and silly shadows with your bodies. Everyone wil...
October 05, 2019 - October 26, 2019
Hudson River Museum
$7; $5 seniors 62 and older, veterans and students; $4 youth ages 3-8; free for members
To infinity and beyond! This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first two Apollo missions to the moon’s surface. Take part in moon-relate...
10/5 and 10/26, 3-3:30pm
Long Island Children's Museum
$14 museum admission; $13 museum admission seniors 65 and older
Join LICM in the Yellow Studio in the Feasts for Beasts gallery to learn what goes into the care of the museum's animals. Join an Animal P...
$12; $8 seniors 62 and older; $4 children ages 4-12 and students with valid photo ID; free for members and children younger than 4
Drop into The Manes Education Center for hands-on activities inspired by current exhibitions. Spend up to an hour exploring a range of materials, t...
October 05, 2019 - October 27, 2019
Saturdays and Sundays, 1-4pm
Create a miniature landscape out of clay. Look closely at your surroundings and explore ways to capture the textures and shapes you like most in th...
Saturdays and Sundays, 12:30pm
$7 + $5; $5 + $4 seniors 62 and older, veterans and students; $4 + $3 youth ages 3-8; free for members
On a trip from Sesame Street to the moon, Big Bird and Elmo with friend Hu Hu Zhu discover that planets are different from one another but people o...
Saturday and Sundays, 2pm
Learn what's going on in the sky the VERY night you see this live, interactive show. Ages 8+, 45-60 mins.
Saturday and Sundays, 3:30pm
Discover how astronomers share knowledge and answer our questions about the universe. Narrated by David Tennant, the “Tenth Doctor” in ...
Saturdays and Sundays, 3:30-5pm **NO SESSION 10/26**
Baby, Pre-school & younger
Get up to your elbows in oobleck, clean mud and slime … and join LICM for the type of artistic activities that everyone loves, but no one li...
September 05, 2019 - September 28, 2019
Saturdays: 1-5pm; Thursdays: 4-8pm
The Waterfront Museum is open year-round on SATURDAYS 1-5pm and THURSDAYS 4-8pm (Closed Thank...
September 01, 2019 - September 29, 2019
Sessions will be offered on Thursdays, Saturdays & Sundays from 2-2:30pm, 2:45-3:15pm, 3:30-4pm, 4:15-4:45pm
Brooklyn Children's Museum
Free with admission: $11
Sensory Room is an inclusive space where children of all abilities can engage with their peers and explore their senses. Sessions in the space are ...
DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society
Upper West Side
Free with museum admission ($22 adults; $5 children ages 5-13; free for children younger than 5)
Head to the museum every Sunday for a special story time, followed by a fun craft activity.
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