Pre-K to Grade 2
The Discovery Room offers families, and especially children ages 5-12, an interactive gateway to the wonders of the Museum and a hands-on, behind-the scenes look at its science.
Programs and Events
After-hours lectures and programs for the Museum's Hayden Planetarium Theater
Multi-day and weeklong science immersions for children in grades pre-K - 5 that introduce them to a wide variety of scientific disciplines through thought-provoking, hands-on investigations and interactive tours of Museum exhibits.
Celebrate Culture! is a family-friendly series of day-long programs about contemporary cultures from around the world.
Classes for young children and their parents or caregivers about the wonders of science and nature.
The LeFrak Class of the Month Essay Contest provides teachers of K-8 NYC students with the opportunity to align a Museum learning experience with Common Core State Standards by submitting essays about their Museum visit to the LeFrak Family Gallery.
This program encourages preschoolers, ages 2 to 5 years old, to use their instinctive nature to investigate and explore the world around them in an environment designed for them.
A hands-on exploration of science and inquiry for School Group visits.
Activity, Hands-on Activity
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