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Magic and Movies


Participants will watch clips from some of the innovative early films featured in the Museum’s Magicians on Screen series and learn how the special effects in the films were achieved. Then, using a variety of live-action and animation techniques, they will produce a magic-show movie starring themselves. Ages 10+

Materials fee: $5 materials fee / Free for Red Carpet Kids members. Red Carpet Kids members may reserve tickets in advance by calling 718 777 6800. To find out more about membership opportunities for families, please click here.

The Museum will be open every day during NYC public schools Winter Recess (except for Christmas Day).