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October 27, 2019
Children's Museum of Manhattan
Upper West Side
Free with museum admission ($15; free for children younger than 1)
Join The Culture Tree for a puppet show of epic proportions. Explore Indian stories and folk tales as we celebrate Diwali, or Dipawali, India’s biggest and most important holiday of the year. The Culture Tree provides educational and cultural experiences to children and adults using language, food, and events.
*Due to limited space, this free event is first come first served. A line will begin at the entrance to the lower level Let’s Dance! exhibit one hour before the event.
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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