What makes an object "historical?" Why does the museum keep objects behind glass? Children will ponder these question while being able to physically hold, touch, and feel historical artifacts from our collection. They will learn about the history of those objects through this tactical investigation and by relating these historical artifacts to their own lives.
Venue: Brooklyn Children's Museum
145 Brooklyn Avenue Map
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Scavenger Hunt at Metropolitan Museum of Art
Young wizards will enjoy a trip to the Metropolitan Museum, in search of art that echoes characters and enchanted objects in the Harry Potter books. You'll track down serpents, Dumbledore look-alikes,...
Member Hour at Children's Museum of the Arts
Mon | 10AM - 11AM
CMA members enjoy exclusive access to the museum from 10 am—11 am. To learn more about membership and to sign up, click here. ...
Mosaic Towers with Tom Fruin at Children's Museum of the Arts
Mon | 11AM - 5PM
Inspired by the colorful stained glass structures of Tom Fruin, use tiles and other fragmented materials embedded in clay to create beautiful reflective structures that can be seen on the streets of N...