Family Programs

Special Family Event
Innovate with History: Family Tech Weekend
Saturday, November 14th, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free with Museum admission.

Recommended for kids age 7 and up. 

Families will get their hands on technology past and present in this series of activities celebrating the opening weekend of our groundbreaking exhibition, Silicon City: Computer History Made in New York! Come tap out secret messages on a Morse Code key; write your name on or send a text to a rebooted Model 15 Teleype, the peak of WWII-era technology; and discover a historical figure’s personality deciphered by IBM robots using Watson software; We’ll also be screening The Smartest Machine on Earth, about the quest to build a Watson computer.  

Please contact familyprograms@nyhistory.org for more information and pricing.

 

MONTHLY CALENDAR

MANY FAMILY PROGRAMS ARE FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION.

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