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  • Aug. 14, 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm
  • Museum of the City of New York
  • 1220 Fifth Ave. , East Harlem
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($19 adults; free for children and teens)

Explore the Future City Labpart of the acclaimed exhibition New York at Its Coreand see the ways that climate change and your personal trash are connected. Learn about the cycle of composting and how to recycle in the city, while enjoying a snack. 

Family programs are free with Museum admission and for Members, and geared toward families with children ages 6–12 years old. Activities are designed for adults and children to complete together.

Registration suggested, but not required.

About Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Ave.

East Harlem, NY


  • Standard hours: Daily, 10am-6pm

  • The Museum of the City of New York celebrates and interprets the city, educating the public about its distinctive character, especially its heritage of diversity, opportunity, and perpetual transformation. Founded in 1923 as a private, nonprofit corporation, the Museum connects the past, present, and future of New York City. It serves the people of New York and visitors from around the world through exhibitions, school and public programs, publications, and collections.