October 23, 2017
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Saturday, Nov. 11 (See map view)

An early morning treat for kids who are interested in farming and animals. This hands-on experience lets children help out with chores around the farm.

8–9:30am.

Explore the past with a tour specially designed for families with children. A flashlight tour of the mansion followed by hands-on chores, games and crafts make this a fun and educational event for kids.

9:30am.

Tours of this historic site begin for the season on April 1. This lovely but unassuming country church has a stained glass window by Henri Matisse (his last work of art) and nine windows created by Marc Chagall. These glorious windows are on display for visitors. Tours are subject to congregation activities; call for daily schedule.

10am–5pm.

Guides authentically dressed in 1800s garb lead tours around this elegant estate, which was the home of noted author Washington Irving. The mansion, as well as the beautiful grounds featuring a view of the Hudson River, make for a wonderful afternoon of exploring and history.

10am–3:30pm.

"Objects Out Loud," is a stunning new exhibit at the Museum, combining the works of two contemporary artists, Nick Cave and Arman. This exhibition includes 20 works of sculpture, film and photography. Both artists’ works are bold and full of symbolic meaning and social commentary.

10am–5pm.

The Museum’s outdoor Nature Play Area opens for the season today. Come celebrate with special opening day activities and enjoy this unique play area. Grasshopper Grove is open Saturdays and Sundays through mid-November.

10am–4pm.

More than 100 carefully sited sculptures by acclaimed artists can be found among the rolling hills of Storm King Art Center. With over 500 beautiful wooded acres acres, this sculpture park is a beautiful place to enjoy art as well as the wonders of nature in autumn.

10am–4:30pm.

This museum is a sensory delight for children: 6,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on exhibits, including the Toddler Zone, two Makerspaces, a construction exhibit and more.

10am–4:00pm.

Toss fall leaves into the wind or make a giant pile of leaves to jump in. Then scoop up some freshly fallen leaves and make them into fresh, bright prints to celebrate autumn. Roll up leaves with ink, layer leaf prints and use other techniques to create a hanging with a leaf stencil border.

10am–1pm.

From May to November, Stone Barns requires the purchase of a one-day admission ticket on weekends. This allows visitors to participate in seasonal, hands-on activities, and drop in tours. Admission is free during the week, although there is a charge for certain weekday events. Check website for full schedule.

10am–5pm.

Designed to encourage creativity in all children, this interactive exhibit gives kids the materials, tools and help from museum educators to become "makers." Children work with needles and thread, screwdrivers and batteries, art supplies and more, to transform ideas into reality.

10am–5pm.

The Aquarium is featuring a new exhibit featuring a rescued baby loggerhead sea turtle, who will be followed through its first year of life, before being released into the ocean next fall.

10am–6pm.

There are two new exciting experiences to be had at the Bronx Zoo, and both are part of the Treetop Adventure Program. One experience - called Climb - is an aerial adventure course consisting of rope bridges, rope walks, ladders, wobbly bridges and swinging elements. There are various levels of difficulty. The other adventure offered is Zipline, allowing guests to zip across the Bronx River 50 feet …

Appointments between 10am–5pm.

Visitors to the Manor tour the 300 year-old house, participate in hands-on activities of the 19th century, see the working gristmill and learn about the day-to-day lives of the Manor’s former inhabitants. Guests take guided, timed tours.

Timed tours begin at 10:30am.

The South Street Seaport Museum has a new exhibition, "Millions: Migrants and Millionaires aboard the Great Liners." The exhibit features ship models, artifacts and memorabilia from ocean liners, giving visitors an in-depth look at the dramatic differences between ship travel for millionaires in First Class and immigrants in Third Class.

11am–5pm.

Bryant Park is alive with seasonal and holiday events this winter! Holiday pop-up shops offer a variety of unique - and sometimes delicious - holiday gifts. Come browse this European-style open air market and come away with great finds. The Winter Village also features the city’s only free admission skating rink, outdoor entertainment and fine-casual dining. Open daily in November - check the …

11am–8pm.

The Hammond Museum’s Japanese Stroll Garden is a beautiful and peaceful piece of nature, perfect for an afternoon walk. And now the Museum has partnered with noted sculptors to display works of art in a beautiful and natural setting.

Noon–4pm.

Creative activities are led every weekday day by junior docents and professionals in the fields of art and science. There are art projects every Saturday and Sunday; this month they focus on "Making Art with the Masters." Saturdays programs focus on science: learn how to uncover the history of a landscape through interactive workshops about the weight of water, tree rings and more.

1–4pm.

A crazy crew of misfit pirates are the stars of this show-within-a-show. The pirates onstage seem to have lost their script - so the audience helps fill in the blanks with hilarious results! It’s a musical mis-adventure based on audience suggestions.

2pm.

A fun and messy introduction to clay for all ages. This one-time drop in class is an introduction to clay for the whole family. Professional ceramic artists guide themed weekly projects. Materials are included; projects are fired and can be picked up 2-3 weeks after class.

2–4pm.

Pumpkin power! Meander through an historic, 18th century riverside landscape and discover a breathtaking display -- all made of jack o’ lanterns! In this elaborate, hugely popular walk-through experience, see more than 7,000 illuminated jacks, all designed and individually hand-carved on site by our team of artisans. Wander along our main street Pumpkin Promenade and stroll across the Pumpkin …

5 pm.

Parents can enjoy a night to themselves, knowing that their kids are having a terrific time, creating art and eating pizza. Materials are provided for the evening of creative fun.

9:30pm.

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