Opening Gallery Tours at CMA

This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.

October 01, 2011

12-5pm, tours on the hour.

Children's Museum of the Arts


Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

Museum admission: $10; free seniors and infants

Event description: The museum is opening its new gallery space with a tour of the artist Swoon's work. Visitors will learn how to develop their drawing skills utilizing graphite to make blind contours and build texture through mark making. Visitors will then collaborate to make stop-motion animation using a large set and puppets.

Address: 103 Charlton St.
SoHo, NY 10014
Phone: 212-274-0986

About Children's Museum of the Arts

Standard hours: Monday, 12-5pm; Thursday-Friday, 12-6pm; Saturday-Sunday, 10am-5pm
Wheelchair accessible: Yes
Stroller parking: Yes
Stroller check: No
Bring food: Yes
Buy food: No
Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
Family bathroom: Yes

The mission of the Children’s Museum of the Arts is to introduce children and their families to the transformative power of the arts by providing opportunities to make art side-by-side with working artists.

Children’s Museum of the Arts is a nonprofit arts facility that brings hands-on art programming to children throughout New York City. The staff of practicing teaching artists guide and mentor young artists ages 10 months to 15 years through fun and advanced art projects, ranging in a variety of techniques and mediums.


Parking: Street Parking
Nearest public transportation stop: Houston St, 1; Spring Street, A, C
Play area: Indoor
Party room: Yes

Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


Upcoming Events at Children's Museum of the Arts: