Learn with CMOM

Classes for Kids

CMOM is more than just innovative exhibitions and engaging programs. It’s also a place for children and families to learn and grow.

Guided Group Visits

The Children’s Museum of Manhattan is the perfect destination for your next school trip! Experience CMOM via a guided group tour of one of our award-winning exhibitions.

Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers

Schedule of Programs

Smart Sleep Mobile, 10:00am

5 & younger

Create a sleep-mobile and learn to develop healthy sleep routines.

Go, Slow, Whoa Stoplight, 10:00am

All ages

Make a food stoplight! Learn about nutrition by introducing the concept of GO, SLOW or WHOA! Then, using a selection of green, yellow and red color-coded food images, children will create a collage that helps them learn to identify healthy food choices by categorizing them as GO, SLOW, or WHOA foods.

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.

NYC Souvenir Design Studio Start time, 11:00am

6 & older

Design amazing memorable souvenirs using real NYC MTA Subway maps and MetroCards, or turn hilarious “only in NY” moments into plush stuffed animal keychains.

Dynamic H2O Science Labs, 11:00am

6 & older

Engineer a miniature aqueduct system, clean water through natural filtration, search for pollutants and other chemicals in water or create prints to explore the diverse sea life found in New York City’s rivers.

Jam Band, 11:30am

5 & younger

Use tambourines, maracas, bells and rhythm sticks to make beats as CMOM educators lead you in a collaborative and creative jam session.

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Perfect Portion Placemat, 1:00pm

5 & younger

Create a placemat to display your favorite well-balanced meal as a creative and fun reminder for portion control!

My Five Senses Yoga, 3:00pm

5 & younger

Learn the importance of using all five senses through a mini yoga workshop!

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.

Full Calendar