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Please be advised: the Museum is open April 22–26, 12:00–6:00, for NYC Public Schools’ spring recess. See all hours.


Moving Pictures


Children learn about the early history of moving images and make their own thaumatropes—nineteenth-century optical toys. 30 mins.

Materials fee: $5 / 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.