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Family Day: Building Bridges at Center for Architecture

Family Day: Building Bridges

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New York City has many fascinating bridges, from the historic Brooklyn Bridge to more contemporary examples. What kind of bridge would you design for NYC? Families will learn about different types of bridges and how they work, then create their own bridges to span one of NYC's rivers, canals, or busy streets. Designed for children ages 5 to 13 years old, accompanied by an adult.

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About Center for Architecture

536 LaGuardia Pl.

New York, NY


  • Standard hours: Monday–Friday, 9am–8pm; Saturday, 11am–5pm

  • The Center for Architecture is a a public gallery space committed to advancing an understanding of the field and a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting a broader appreciation of the built environment through educational programs and scholarship. Our programs engage young people, families, teachers, and community members in contemporary topics in the built environment. They provide visual tools that inspire participants to think critically about the physical world around them.