Memorial Day at the Museum

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May 25, 2019 through May 27, 2019

10am-5pm .

Children's Museum of Manhattan

Upper West Side

All Ages

$14 children and adults; $11 seniors; $11 visitors with disabilities; free for children ages 1 and younger

Event description:

Join the Children’s Museum in remembrance and patriotism this Memorial Day.

Art, Artists & You: Monument Park – Statue Sculpting
In celebration of Memorial Day you can join Art Studio Leaders in creating a massive miniature valley of statues dedicated to those we miss everyday.
Saturday, May 25, 2019 – Monday, May 27, 2019 | 10am – 5pm | All ages | Drop-in

Star-Spangled Wind Chime
Celebrate the American flag in honor of Memorial Day by designing your own patriotic wind chime.
Monday, May 27, 2019 | 1 – 1:45pm | Ages 5 & younger | Drop-in

Address: 212 W. 83rd St.
Upper West Side, NY 10024
Phone: 212-721-1223
Website: cmom.org

About Children's Museum of Manhattan

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:

  • Early childhood education prepares children for success in school.
  • Creativity in the arts and sciences inspires creative and analytical thinking skills for lifelong learning.
  • Healthy lifestyles programs provide a blueprint for a family's physical, emotional and environmental well-being.
  • Exploration of world cultures gives children awareness, understanding and context for the diverse society in which we all live.





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