The Secret World of Elephants

American Museum of Natural History 200 Central Park West at W 79th Street,

How do elephants “hear” with their feet? Use the 40,000 muscles in their trunks? Or reshape the forests and savannas they live in, creating an environment upon which many other…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $28/ages 12-65, $16.50/ages 3-12, $21.50/students & seniors

Metropolitan Opera/ABT Rush Tickets

Lincoln Center W 65th Street & Broadway,

Get $25 rush tickets online for Metropolitan Opera and American Ballet Theatre performances. Available online, first-come, first-served, same day at noon for Monday through Friday evening performances, four hours before…

Suggested Ages: 4 to 14+, Adult Friendly
🎟 $25

Tulip Festival

West Side Community Garden W 89th Street between Amsterdam & Columbus,

Admire over 100 varieties of tulip and other flowers in a charming community garden, open to all from dawn to dusk. Frequent visitors will see the tulip display changing every…

Bessie’s Big Shot

Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre Central Park at W 79th Street & West Drive,

See a fun and high-flying, family-friendly adventure at the historic, cozy Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. Marionettes and music tell the story of Bessie the cow, who dreams of joining the…

Suggested Ages: 2 to 9
🎟 $15, $10/ages 1.5-12 years, free/under 18 months
Event Series Discovery Squad Tours

Discovery Squad Tours

American Museum of Natural History 200 Central Park West at W 79th Street,

On select Sunday mornings, autistic children and their families can attend a 40-minute tour led by specially trained tour guides, then spend some time exploring activities related to the Museum…

Event Series Lincoln Center Kids

TREE By Théâtre Motus

Lincoln Center W 65th Street & Broadway,

Babies and toddlers will be mesmerized by Motus' TREE, a fully interactive, multi-sensory universe, wrapped in soft light, music, and silence, where five characters interact with little ones. Settle into…

Suggested Ages: Babies to 3
🎟 $20 suggested, pay-what-you-wish

Passover Celebration at CMOM

Children's Museum of Manhattan (CMOM) 212 W 83rd Street between Broadway & Amsterdam,

Join a celebration of Passover through art making projects in honor of freedom, hope, and resilience. Design your own cup to adorn your Passover table as you learn the significance…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $16, $13/seniors, free/babies under 1

Kids Week: Gather Around the Campfire

Morningside Park Morningside Ave, 113th to 115th St,

Gather by the campfire to enjoy an afternoon of story-telling and fireside activities. Join the Urban Park Rangers to experience nature in a hands-on and fun way.

Event Series Little New-Yorkers

Little New-Yorkers

New-York Historical Society 70 Central Park West at 77th Street,

Join museum educators in the lovely children's library for story time and crafts. Each class includes a special hello song, silly dances and games, a story book reading, and a…

Suggested Ages: 3 to 6
🎟 $22/adults, $13/students, $6/ages 5-13

Kids Week: Nature Exploration for Kids

Central Park at W 100th St West 100 Street & Central Park West,

Learn all the nature that surrounds us on a walk through Central Park. Join the Urban Park Rangers to experience nature in a hands-on and fun way.

EarthFest

American Museum of Natural History 200 Central Park West at W 79th Street,

Join a full day of family-friendly activities, performances, and lectures showcasing local and international efforts devoted to preserving planet Earth. In Polyglot Theatre's Bees (10:30 am, noon, 2:15 pm &…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $28/ages 12-65, $16/ages 2-12, $22/students & seniors, free/ages 2 & under

New York City Ballet – Sensory Friendly Performance

Lincoln Center W 65th Street & Broadway,

This specially curated performance is designed to provide a friendly, inclusive environment where individuals with sensory processing challenges, including autism, can experience New York City Ballet. Slight modifications will include…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $32-$72