Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

When: Monday, January 15, 11:00am – 2:00pm
Price: Free with Museum admission
Benedict J. Fernandez, untitled [Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.], April 15, 1967. Museum of the City of New York, 99.150.3.

Visit the exhibition King in New York to learn about Martin Luther King Jr.’s encounters with New York City in the 1950s and 60s as he fought for racial freedom and equality. Then visit the exhibition Activist New York to explore activists today centered on the Black Lives Matter Movement. Taking inspiration from the Civil Rights Movement through today, create your own protest poster to inspire change for an issue that you wish to see improve.

Family programs are free with Museum admission and for members, geared to families with children ages 6-12 years old, and include a snack. Activities are designed for adults and children to complete together.

Registration suggested but not required.

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