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Sesame Street: The Premiere


Location: Redstone Theater

With Bob McGrath, Frank Biondo, and Dick Maitland in person

On the actual date that marks the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street’s debut, MoMI will present a screening of the first show with a special panel of guests including Bob McGrath (Bob), Frank Biondo (Camera Operator), and Dick Maitland (Sound Effects).
Tickets: $15 ($11 seniors and students / $9 youth (ages 3–17) / free for children under 3 and Museum members at the Film Lover and Kids Premium levels and above). Tickets may become available on a first-come, first-served basis through a standby line. Visit the Museum’s admission desk after 11:00 a.m. to secure a position in the standby line.  (Members may contact [email protected] with questions regarding online reservations.) 

Ticket purchase includes same-day admission to the Museum (see gallery hours). View the Museum’s ticketing policy here. For more information on membership and to join online, visit our membership page.