This Is New York: 100 Years of the City in Art and Pop Culture

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Explore the many ways NYC has inspired storytelling across art forms. See both famous and lesser-known depictions of New York in film and television, visual and performing arts, music, poetry…

An Atlas of Es Devlin

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum 2 E 91st Street,

See over 300 sketches, paintings, illuminated paper cuts, and projection-mapped rotating miniature sculptures that form the seeds of some of the most iconic, cultural congregations of music, poetry, art, and…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $15/adults, free/ages 18 & under

Byzantine Bembé: New York by Manny Vega

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Explore Manny Vega's visual storytelling as it interweaves community stories with themes that range from African deities to urban mythologies, spanning the personal and the collective. His style has been…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under

The Harlem Renaissance and Transatlantic Modernism

Metropolitan Museum Of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street,

Through some 160 works of painting, sculpture, photography, film, and ephemera, explore the comprehensive and far-reaching ways in which Black artists portrayed everyday modern life in the new Black cities…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $30 (suggested), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under

Adventure to Neverland

92nd Street Y 1395 Lexington Avenue between 91st & 92nd Street,

Join Peter Pan, Tinkerbell, and Captain Hook and fly away on a joyous journey to Neverland. This 45-minute theatrical celebration, a dynamic tale told by dancers, is a fun introduction…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $20-$35

Uptown Jazz: Titans of Tin Pan Alley

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Enjoy music and entertainment celebrating the song pluggers of Tin Pan Alley with tunes inspired by centennial exhibition, This Is New York: 100 Years of the City in Art and Pop…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under

Spring Break! Family Activities @ MCNY

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Inspired by the museum’s centennial exhibition This Is New York: 100 Years of the City in Art and Pop Culture, explore what moves New York City’s streets and subways with art…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under
Event Series Met Storytime

Met Storytime

Metropolitan Museum Of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street,

Look, listen, sing, and have fun with Met educators. Join picture-book readings connected to objects in The Met collection every Tuesday & Thursday. This month's theme is Celebrate Black Stories…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $30 (pay-what-you-wish for NY residents), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under

Storytime and Workshop with Author Jessica Love

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Join 12 pm storytime with Jessica Love, author and illustrator of award-winning children’s book Julián is a Mermaid. Julián is a story of a little boy who wants to become…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under
Event Series NYC Discovery Lab

NYC Discovery Lab: Nature in the City

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

In celebration of Earth Day, learn how the environment in New York City has changed over time. Hands-on activities for all ages include exploring indigenous plants and animals, a game…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under

A Walk in the Park: Watercolor and Nature Exploration Workshop

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Join an indoor-outdoor art-making and nature-exploring workshop. Learn about watercolor artist Frederick Brosen, participate in a watercolor painting tutorial, and take part in a guided garden exploration. Enjoy hands-on activities…

Suggested Ages: 9 to 12
🎟 $40

Event Series Start with Art/Art Trek

Start with Art/Art Trek

Metropolitan Museum Of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street,

Fabulous museum educators engage children in conversations and activities related to a few works in the vast collection. Travel through time and around the world on a museum adventure. Discover…

Suggested Ages: 3 to 11
🎟 $30 (pay-what-you-wish for NY residents), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under
Event Series Start with Art & Music

Start with Art & Music

Metropolitan Museum Of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street,

Explore art and music in the galleries while you look, move, and sing. Guest musicians share music related to works on view. Look closely at art and discuss with fabulous…

Suggested Ages: 3 to 6
🎟 $30 (pay-what-you-wish for NY residents), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under
Event Series Art Trek

Art Trek

Metropolitan Museum Of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street,

Fabulous museum educators engage children in conversations and activities related to a few works in the vast collection. Travel through time and around the world on a museum adventure. Discover…

Suggested Ages: 7 to 11
🎟 $30 (pay-what-you-wish for NY residents), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under

Uptown Jazz: New York, the Destination

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

With help from the dynamic dancing duo The Uptown Belles, Dandy Wellington and his band will explore the songs that hail the five boroughs as a destination number one. Whether it’s crossing…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under

Meet the Artists! Making Family Sculptures with John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Join a one-of-a-kind experience as South Bronx-based sculptors John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres sculpt museum visitors’ hands and turn them into a work of art to take home. As the…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under

Event Series Guggenheim Stroller Tours

Guggenheim Stroller Tours: Walkers

Guggenheim 1071 5th Avenue at 89th Street,

Toddle or stroll up the Guggenheim’s spiral in this early walker friendly tour. Explore the spaces and current exhibitions through touchable objects, art-making, and adult conversation. Designed for children 12–24…

Suggested Ages: 2 to 4
🎟 $60/family (includes museum admission)