Family Programs

Special Family Event
School Vacation Week: Ride the Rails!
Thursday, December 31st, 2015 | 10:00 am

Saturday, December 26 to Sunday, January 3, all day

Come celebrate our special winter exhibition Holiday Express with classic train storybooks and hands-on craft activities! Families will travel through America’s past with vacation week programming that keeps everyone engaged. Go on a Museum-wide scavenger hunt for centuries-old objects, stay for story time, and create your very own train-themed souvenir from the day with hands-on activities.

Train Tales and Crafts
Daily, 2 pm
Come hear a classic train storybook being read aloud each day and stay to do a related craft activity! Books include The Rain Train by Elena De Roo, Two Little Trains by Margaret Wise Brown, How to Train a Train by Jason Carter Eaton, and Shark vs. Train by Chris Barton.

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

 

MONTHLY CALENDAR

MANY FAMILY PROGRAMS ARE FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION.

Birthday Parties information: download as pdf 

Creative: Tronvig Group