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Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum

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February 05, 2017 through September 24, 2017

Sundays, 1-4pm.

Rubin Museum of Art


Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$15; $10 seniors and students; free for children 12 and younger

Event description: Sunday workshop for families. Drop into the Education Center for some art-making, enjoy a family exhibition tour, and go on your own thematic gallery search.

To coincide with the Museum’s exhibition The World Is Sound, July's workshop will see kids create their own musical instruments.

In August create symbols of protection that represent your bond with friends and family in honor of the Hindu festival Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi). Kids will create amulets, adornments and friendship bracelets.

In September make sculptures out of sugar and spice, inspired by chalimidi, a sweet rice flour dish made during the Hindu festival Vinayaka Chaturthi

Address: 150 W. 17th St.
Chelsea, NY 10011
Phone: 212-620-5000

About Rubin Museum of Art

Standard hours: Monday, Thursday, 11am-5pm; Wednesday, 11am-9pm; Friday, 11am-10pm; Saturday-Sunday, 11am-5pm
Stroller parking: No
Stroller check: No
Bring food: No
Buy food: Yes
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 Rubin Museum of Art is an arts and cultural hub in New York City’s vibrant Chelsea neighborhood that inspires visitors to make connections between contemporary life and the art and ideas of the Himalayas, India, and neighboring regions. With a diverse array of thought-provoking exhibitions and programs—including films, concerts, and on-stage conversations—the Rubin provides immersive experiences that encourage personal discoveries and spark new ways of seeing the world. Emphasizing cross-cultural connections, the Rubin is a space to contemplate ideas that extend across history and span human cultures.

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