• 1220 Fifth Ave at 103rd St., Open Daily 10am–6pm

    For Families and Community

    Cultural Heritage Celebrations

    Join us for free cultural events that celebrate the rich diversity of the city. These drop-in community events honor various cultures and traditions that bring us together as New Yorkers.

    My City Lab

    My City Lab is an explorative space for families with children ages 6-12 to discover NYC history and imagine its future.

    For Families Saturday, June 24, 11:00am

    Ponder a Poem for the City

    Discover the celebrated New York-born poet Walt Whitman in Port City, 1609-1898. Write your own poem inspired by the sensations of the city, and illustrate your words to bring the poem to life!
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    NYC Tots

    In a city as diverse as ours, there are millions of stories to tell! Join us for a comforting story circle and a snack as you listen to tales of New York City.

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