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July 12 and on, 12372 Family Friendly Events

  • Wednesday September 18
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 9:30 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    Adventures with Dora and Diego

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

    Enjoy new adventures in the rainforest and join Diego on a series of high-stakes animal rescue missions. Help get ready for a party and join in a fabulous fiesta at Dora’s house!

    Occurs 151 more times through Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    On The Streets: New York's Trolleys And Buses

    10:00 AM at New York Transit Museum - Boerum Pl. & Schermenhorn Street

    A gallery dedicated to surface transportation presents, in nine complementing segments, a history of above ground mobility for the last 175 years – from the early 1800s through the 21st Century. The central element of the exhibition On the Streets: N... read more

    Occurs 153 more times through Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    Moving The Millions: New York City's Subways From Its Origins To The Present

    10:00 AM at New York Transit Museum - Boerum Pl. & Schermenhorn Street

    On the platform level, Moving the Millions: New York City's Subways from its Origins to the Present provides visitors with an overview of the magnitude and complexity of New York City's rapid transit system. The exhibition uses historical photographs... read more

    Occurs 153 more times through Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    Jewish Holidays

    10:00 AM at The Jewish Children's Museum - 792 Eastern Pkwy

    Stroll through a replica of an old-fashioned shtetl—a village—to explore the Jewish holiday cycle. Weave your way in and out of storefronts and homes, peer through windows and visit “outdoor” displays. Investigate a shofar-maker’s workbench. Sit in a... read more

    Occurs 127 more times through Mar 15
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    Kosher Supermarket

    10:00 AM at The Jewish Children's Museum - 792 Eastern Pkwy

    Enjoy role-playing fun and gain an understanding of the basics of the Jewish dietary laws. Stock up on kosher products with scaled-down shopping carts, artificial food, working scales and checkout scanners. At the checkout scanner, instead of ringing... read more

    Occurs 127 more times through Mar 15
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    Kosher Kitchen

    10:00 AM at The Jewish Children's Museum - 792 Eastern Pkwy

    With the shopping done, it’s time to head to the kosher kitchen. Sort the two sets of dishes and utensils into the appropriate cupboards. Open the refrigerator and get a real surprise—it talks! And it has a great sense of humor too! Set the table fo... read more

    Occurs 127 more times through Mar 15
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    World of Good

    10:00 AM at The Jewish Children's Museum - 792 Eastern Pkwy

    With a city skyline as a backdrop, explore fundamental good deeds that are universal to people of all faiths yet are grounded in biblical teachings, including honoring parents and teachers, faith, charity, visiting the sick, watching one’s speech, an... read more

    Occurs 127 more times through Mar 15
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

    10:00 AM at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum - 234 W. 42nd Street

    Get your selfie sticks ready! Madame Tussauds in Times Square is the only place with no ropes or barriers holding you back from getting photos with your favorite stars! Voted as one of New York's most unique attractions, Madame Tussauds invites you t... read more

    Occurs 178 more times through Mar 14
  • Sep 18
    Wed 10:00 AM
    Sep
    18 Wed

    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 Mar 14
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