Take your mom to BODIES exhibition

Premier Exhibitions, Inc. and Continuum Health Partners will offer complimentary blood pressure screenings to exhibition visitors to help combat America’s number one killer of women

There’s no better way to show your mom you care than by making sure she’s healthy! Moms around the world are so busy taking care of their families that they often don’t worry about their own health.

In honor of Mother’s Day, and National Women’s Health Week (May 13 – May 19), take your mom to BODIES…The Exhibition and learn more about staying heart healthy on Saturday, May 12, 11 Fulton Street, between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Premier Exhibitions, Inc.- the producer of BODIES…The Exhibition – and Continuum Health Partners are teaming up to bring visitors complimentary blood pressure screenings and risk factor evaluations, with the price of admission. Women’s heart expert Dr. Merle Myerson of St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital will conduct the screenings.

According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the number one killer of women in America. The screenings can help identify women who may be more susceptible to heart disease, so it can be detected and prevented early.

Where: BODIES…The Exhibition

South Street Seaport

11 Fulton Street (Corner of Fulton and Front Street)

New York, N.Y. 10038

Hours Of Operation:

Sunday – Thursday: 10:00 a.m – 7:00 p.m

Friday and Saturday: 10:00 a.m – 9:00 p.m

*Tickets may be purchased up to one hour before closing times.


By Subway: Take 2, 3, 4, 5, J, Z or M to Fulton Street; A and C to Broadway-Nassau.

By Bus: Take M15 (South Ferry-bound) down Second Ave. to Fulton Street.

By Boat: Pier 17 – N.Y. Water Taxi; Pier 11 – N.Y. Waterway; Staten Island Ferry

By Car: Car parking for the Exhibition is approx.: $6.00 per half hour and is located in paid lots on either side of South Street Seaport, Pier 17.

More from Around NYC