A musical worth melting for! If you loved the movie "Frozen," you’ll love seeing Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, and Olaf come to life on stage to tell the timeless tale of two sisters who are pulled apart by a mysterious secret. Of course, there’s the classic song “Let It Go,” plus many new numbers for this new production.
The social-engaged public artwork, created by artist Mary Mattingly, will bring educational programming to the local Brooklyn community, families and children. Built on a 130 x 40 FT barge, Swale contains 5,000 SQ FT of edible perennial garden and presents opportunities for New Yorkers to get involved in building ecological resilience through promoting food as a public commons.
The maket features local farms and food makers with fruits, vegetables, meats and eggs straight from the farm, artisan breads and baked goods, pickles, organic olive oil and more.
The exhibition portrays the life and work of the famous 1960s graphic artist MC Escher.
The workshop is NYS approved and offers a 10% insurance premium reduction and possible removal of 4 points from a driver’s record
Private Picassos will host art projects for kids to explore with the guidance of one of a teachers. All projects are open-ended and designed for kids age 2-6. Grab a cup of coffee and let your budding artist get creative!
This historic estate in the heart of the Hudson Valley is once again open to visitors! The house, built in the early 1800s, is considered to be one of the finest examples of Federal-style architecture in the country. Take a docent-led tour of the mansion and spend time wandering the 60-acre property, including rose and herb gardens.
Take a deep dive into modern ocean exploration in this brand new exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History! Highlights include a virtual ride in a submersible into the shadowy depths and a magnetic sand table where visitors can dig trenches and form islands. There are also live marine animals such as comb jellies, seahorses, pipefishes, and chain catsharks.
Spread throughout the zoo, our three Conservation Quest stations (Migration Playground, Invasive Species Station, and the Endangered Species Climbing Wall) are a hands-on introduction to conservation.
This unique New York City destination is open for the season! The 172-acre island in the heart of New York Harbor has something for everyone, from biking, slides, play fountains and hammocks to tours of historic Fort Jay and Castle Williams.
The wheels are in motion once again for this beloved Westchester tradition! Bike, walk or jog a 13.1 mile loop of the Bronx River Parkway that’s traffic-free. Over 60,000 participants take part each year. Funded by the Westchester Parks Foundation.
Experience what’s happening on the farm! With your one-day admission ticket, explore the farm at your own pace, meet the farmers and take part in activities led by educators. Sample spring activities include egg collecting, meeting animals and prepping field beds. Dress appropriately for a day outdoors!
Paddle on a sit-on-top kayak in the East River. Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present.
You’re invited to a LEGOtastic birthday bash! The Police Officer Minifigure just turned 40 and you can join in the party featuring all things Minifigures. Even the 17 brand-new exclusive LEGO® Party Series Minifigures are making an appearance.
Families with children ages 4 and up
Families with children ages 3 and up
Enjoy the Family Garden’s herbal delights and learn more about the delicious sweet and savory herbs growing throughout the summer garden. Smell, touch and explore how herbs are used in all parts of our daily lives. Pot up your own herb plant to tend to at home.
Through ground-breaking technology, audiences will go on a digital “underwater” dive and come face-to-face with life-size photo-real versions of some of the largest and most interesting creatures of the sea at this one-of-a-kind immersive entertainment experience. This is a walk-through experience and lasts approximately 90 minutes.
See them and sketch them flying among the meadow grasses or on the butterfly bush in Wave Hill’s Flower Garden. Learn about the life cycle of local butterfly species and the conditions they need in order to survive. Then make a richly textured butterfly-habitat hat filled with flowers and insects in an active landscape.
Art and nature come together on the grounds of PepsiCo’s corporate headquarters. Explore the sculpture collection consisting of works by major twentieth century artists, plus enjoy the gardens which are an art form in their own right.
It’s a wild adventure at the Bronx Zoo! Climb through obstacle courses in the forest canopy, including rope bridges, tight rope walks, ladders, rolling and swinging elements and more. Plus, zipline over and back across the Bronx River! Arrival to Treetop Adventure must be via the Zoo’s Bronx River Entrance (B).
Dive into an ocean of fun in the heart of Times Square! During this entertaining and interactive journey, meet some of the largest and most interesting creatures of the sea thanks to stunning photo-realistic animation.
Inspired by O’Keeffe’s unique style of representing close-up views of flowers and fruit, children investigate botanical specimens and create art. Play in a Hawaiian sandscape - a sandbox inspired by O’Keeffe’s landscape paintings featuring real shell and rock specimens to uncover. Pot up a tropical ginger cutting to take home and observe its growth! Activities in the Everett …
In addition to the Escher works on display, the exhibition includes scientific experiments, play areas and educational resources that will help visitors of all ages to understand the impossible perspectives, disquieting images and seemingly irreconcilable universes which Escher combined to create a unique artistic dimension.
Putt your way through a nine-hole miniature golf course that teaches the science of spaceflight. Players will explore key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more.
The nation’s largest science playground features 60,000 square feet of exhibits for children of all ages. Slides, seesaws, climbing webs, a water play area, drums, mirrors, sand boxes and more allow kids to explore science by playing - Weather permitting
Feeaturing Ice - Age - An immersive experience featuring the visual drama of a 3-D film with a variety of built-in sensory effects. It’s quite an adventure. Please note: this experience is geared for children ages 6 and up, and is not recommended for children under age 4.
Need a reminder of the natural beauty that’s all around us? This charming new IMAX movie, filmed in Westchester, shows us how we often overlook a menagerie of wildlife right outside our homes, including deer, coyotes, wood ducks, frogs, salamanders, raccoons, hummingbirds and more. IMAX cameras capture the marvels of nature unavailable to the human eye.
Take a self-guided tour through the Urban Farm to see the variety of fruits and vegetables that we are growing this season. Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.