Caribbean Carnival!

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June 01, 2019

10am-12:30pm, 2-4pm.

Children's Museum of Manhattan

Upper West Side

All Ages

$14; $11 seniors; free for children younger than 1

Event description:

Celebrate Caribbean-American Heritage Month at the Children’s Museum. Explore the art and design of headdresses and costumes from Caribbean Carnival events in Trinidad and Tobago, the Bahamas, and more! Create your own headdress in this hands-on workshop.

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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