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May 27, 2017 through September 30, 2017
Sunday-Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturdays, 10am-7pm.
Children's Museum of Manhattan
Upper West Side
$12; free for children younger than 1; seniors pay as you wish
This annual summer water exhibit is a great way to cool off when the temperature rises and kids can learn something about water in their city at the same time.
The shaded exhibit features a 16-foot interactive water table that will enable children to investigate the path of NYC's water as they play and explore. There's lots of toys to play with in the water, and aprons are provided to help keep their clothes dry (ish).
Address: 212 W. 83rd St.
Upper West Side, NY 10024
Standard hours: Tuesday–Friday, Sunday, 10am–5pm; Saturday, 10am–7pm; Open Mondays, 10am-5pm in summer only
The Children's Museum of Manhattan inspires children and families to learn about themselves and our culturally diverse world through a unique environment of interactive exhibitions and programs. Since opening in a neighborhood storefront in 1973, CMOM has grown into a 38,000-square-foot learning facility with outreach programs at nearly 50 sites throughout New York City.
CMOM focuses on four priority areas to impact children in ways that will last a lifetime:
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