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  • Nov. 01, 2019, 2:30-5:00pm
  • Museum of the City of New York
  • 1220 Fifth Ave. , East Harlem
  • All Ages
  • Free with museum admission ($20 adults; free for anyone younger than 20)

Celebrate Dia de Muertos, a holiday observed throughout Mexico that celebrates loved ones we have lost. Artist Juan Bautista Climent will lead Bones Out!, a skeleton puppet-making workshop. Afterward, enjoy a special treat of pan de muerto, a traditional sweet roll served during this special time. All families and friends are welcome.

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

Free with Museum admission. 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.