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May 22 and on, 12372 Family Friendly Events

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    The American Family Immigration History Center

    9:30 AM at Ellis Island Museum - Ellis Island

    This is an exciting interactive area at the Ellis Island Immigration Museum. You can access the passenger records of the ships that landed some 22 million immigrants, crewmembers, and other passengers at the Port of New York and Ellis Island from 189... read more

    Occurs 178 more times through Jan 18
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    The American Immigrant Wall of Honor

    9:30 AM at Ellis Island Museum - Ellis Island

    A special feature of the Ellis Island museum, the Wall of Honor overlooks the Statue of Liberty and the New York skyline and is the longest wall of names in the world. This unique display pays tribute to America's rich cultural heritage, celebrating ... read more

    Occurs 178 more times through Jan 18
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    Hidden Kingdoms: The World of Microbes

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    We live in a sea of microbes... Even though you cannot see these microbes, you are surrounded by them. They are on everything: surfaces, hands, soil, water, snow, and in the desert sands and Arctic Ocean. And they are alive: they reproduce, move, an... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    Marvelous Molecules: The Secret Of Life

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    Marvelous Molecules: The Secret of Life is the first ever hands-on exhibition exploring the shared chemistry of all living things. Hovering above the exhibit floor like a futuristic space station is a giant model of a glucose molecule magnified a qua... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    Mathematica: A World of Numbers

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    This is the first interactive exhibition devoted to math. Designed by world-renowned designers Charles and Ray Eames, Mathematica displays the range of mathematics, and share the excitement that mathematicians find in pursuing their science. Mathemat... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    Preschool Place

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    The Preschool Place is the ideal space to explore and discover the natural and built world of a city. Experience multi-sensory activities in a protected area for our youngest visitors. Special science/art activities and puppet shows are featured duri... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    Rocket Park

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    Rocket Park is a 5,000-square-foot exhibition on the grounds of the New York Hall of Science. Rocket Park features two newly refurbished icons of the U.S. space program—an original Atlas booster with a replica Mercury capsule and an original Titan II... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    Science Playground

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    It's 60,000 square feet of outdoor fun! Through dozens of playground elements like slides and seesaws, people of all ages and abilities explore the scientific principles of motion, balance, sound, sight and simple machines, as well as sun, wind and w... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    The Search For Life Beyond Earth

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    On Earth, wherever there is life, there is water. Are there other places in our solar system that might contain water and perhaps life? Join us in this fascinating exploration in The Search for Life Beyond Earth. Discover what scientist have learned ... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    Seeing The Light

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    Trick your mind and "see" something that's not there. Examine and experiment with the properties of color, light and the mysterious mechanisms of human perception. With over 80 exhibits, Seeing the Light allows visitirs to discover how the eye wor... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    The Sports Challenge

    9:30 AM at New York Hall of Science - 47-01 111th Street

    Cross-train your brain by gauging the speed of your fastball, climbing a rock wall, or surfing a wave, while learning the roles science plays in popular sports. By playing at 15 different sports stations, visitors learn about friction, balance, ph... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 18
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    PlayWorks™

    10:00 AM at Children's Museum of Manhattan - 212 West 83rd Street

    Feed alphabet letters to a talking baby dragon, drive a New York City fire truck, paint on a six-foot art wall, make your way through a crawling challenge course, and connect an air tube puzzle. PlayWorks™ is an immersive, child-sized environment tha... read more

    Occurs 151 more times through Jan 18
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    New York City Fire Museum Collection

    10:00 AM at New York City Fire Museum - 278 Spring Street

    The New York City Fire Museum houses one of the nation's most important collections of fire related art and artifacts from the late 18th century to the present. Among its holdings are painted leather buckets, helmets, parade hats and belts, lanterns ... read more

    Occurs 152 more times through Jan 19
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    The Panorama of the City of New York

    10:00 AM at Queens Museum of Art - Flushing Meadows Corona Park

    The Panorama is the jewel in the crown of the collection of the Queens Museum of Art. Built by Robert Moses for the 1964 World’s Fair, in part as a celebration of the City’s municipal infrastructure, this 9,335 square foot architectural model include... read more

    Occurs 126 more times through Jan 18
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    Journey to the Stars

    10:00 AM at Rose Center for Earth and Space (Hayden Planetarium) - 15 West 81st Street

    A spectacular new Space Show, Journey to the Stars, narrated by Academy Award-winning actress Whoopi Goldberg, premiered on Saturday, July 4, 2009, in the Hayden Planetarium at the Frederick Phineas and Sandra Priest Rose Center for Earth and Space. ... read more

    Occurs 177 more times through Jan 18
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    The Moore Family Tour

    10:00 AM at Tenement Museum - 103 Orchard Street

    Experience the heart of the immigrant saga through the music of Irish America, then tour the restored home of the Moore family, Irish-Catholic immigrants coping with the death of a child in 1869. Compare the Moore's struggle to keep their family heal... read more

    Occurs 176 more times through Jan 18
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    Hall of Human Origins

    10:00 AM at American Museum of Natural History - Central Park West at 79th Street

    The newly opened Anne and Bernard Spitzer Hall of Human Origins presents the remarkable history of human evolution from our earliest ancestors millions of years ago to modern Homo sapiens. The innovative Spitzer Hall combines the most up-to-date disc... read more

    Occurs 181 more times through Jan 21
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    Iridescent Opals

    10:00 AM at American Museum of Natural History - Central Park West at 79th Street

    Renowned for their colorful iridescence, opals’ unique internal structure creates their colors by scattering light. Opal gemstones used in jewelry are relatively soft and fragile; they need protection from scratching, bumping, and abrupt temperature ... read more

    Occurs 181 more times through Jan 21
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    Rare Jade

    10:00 AM at American Museum of Natural History - Central Park West at 79th Street

    A two-foot-long slice from a jadeite jade boulder provides a spectacular window into the dramatic process that formed this highly prized type of jade. This jadeite started as a small vein, or fracture, over 12 miles underground that was wrenched apar... read more

    Occurs 181 more times through Jan 21
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    Habitat Group Dioramas

    10:00 AM at American Museum of Natural History - Central Park West at 79th Street

    The Museum's habitat group dioramas, located extensively throughout its halls, are among the most renowned and beloved exhibits at the Museum. With precise depictions of geographical locations and the careful, anatomically correct mounting of specime... read more

    Occurs 181 more times through Jan 21
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