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  • Jan. 16, 2020 through Feb. 27, 2020, Select Thursdays (3:30-4:30pm) and Saturdays (11:00am-12:00pm
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • 1000 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • Free with Museum admission ($25 adults; free for children younger than 13)

Share ideas and enjoy stories, sketching, and other gallery activities that bring works of art to life. For families with children ages 3–6.

About Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 Fifth Ave.

Upper East Side, NY


  • Standard hours: Sunday–Thursday, 10am–5:30pm; Friday-Saturday, 10am–9pm

  • The Met presents over 5,000 years of art from around the world for everyone to experience and enjoy. The Museum lives in three iconic sites in New York City—The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters. Millions of people also take part in The Met experience online.

    Since it was founded in 1870, The Met has always aspired to be more than a treasury of rare and beautiful objects. Every day, art comes alive in the Museum's galleries and through its exhibitions and events, revealing both new ideas and unexpected connections across time and across cultures.

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