Programs for Families

Family Series

Family Program

Family Series

Programs for families with children ages 4 to 11 that runs from October to June that include audience participation and hands-on activities.

Milstein Science Series

Programs and Events

Milstein Science Series

This weekend afternoon series give visitors a chance to interact with scientists, discover amazing creatures, and celebrate science under the iconic blue whale.

Sackler Educational Laboratory

Family Program

Sackler Educational Laboratory

Step into the state-of-the-art Sackler Educational Laboratory, located in the Spitzer Hall of Human Origins, every Saturday and Sunday, for hands-on activities led by scientists.

Special Programs

Family Program

Special Programs

Unique programs and events on scientific and cultural topics that range from the fossil-hunting to climate change.

The Early Adventures Program

Family Program

The Early Adventures Program

Classes for young children and their parents or caregivers.  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.