Exhibit Rentals and Sales

Exhibit Rentals and Sales

The Children’s Museum of Manhattan travels exhibits nationally and internationally and replicates exhibits for permanent installations at other sites. Museums and institutions interested in renting CMOM exhibits or purchasing the rights to reproduce CMOM exhibits should contact: Cat Emil, Exhibition Coordinator, at 212-721-1223 x238 or cemil@cmom.org.

 

Gods, Myths and Mortals: Discover Ancient Greece

Take an interactive journey through the world of ancient Greece while learning its impact on our modern world. Visitors of all ages meet the gods, experience ancient Greek daily life and interact with the two major ancient Greek epic poems The Illiad and The Odyssey-- climb into a 12 foot tall Trojan Horse, journey through rocky caves, over open seas, into a Cyclops Cave and then a karaoke cave to sing like a Siren. Authentic ancient Greek artifacts enhance the experience with painted pottery, coins, votives, drinking cups, loom weights, arrowheads and sling bullets.*

Created by the Children’s Museum of Manhattan.

Includes:

  • 25 engaging interactive components
  • Extensive educational curriculum for grades K-6. Topics including: The Odyssey, The Illiad, geography, navigation, pottery, mythical creatures, theater, weaving, inventions, Pythagorean Theorem, music, labyrinths, language and the Olympics.
  • Marketing materials
  • On-site mechanical exhibit installation
  • Continuing exhibit technical support

Facts:

  • 3000 square feet
  • 14 feet minimum ceiling height
  • Floor and ceiling power
  • Hard-wired internet required for one component and wireless for others.

*Facility approval from University of Pennsylvania for object loans.

For More Information

Contact Cat Emil, Exhibition Coordinator, at 212-721-1223 x238 or cemil@cmom.org.

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Calendar

Jazz Lyric Scramble , 10:00am

All ages

10:00am-4:45pm
Writers like Langston Hughes shaped the path of jazz and the Harlem Renaissance. He played with patterns in stories and poetry, incorporating rhythm and repetition. Explore ways to think about sound and music as you create your own unique story using Jazz artist biographies and songs.

Record Cover Design , 10:00am

All ages

Explore Jazz Culture during the Harlem Renaissance through jazz record covers. Find inspiration on the cover of historic Jazz albums while you create your own design for a jazz record.

10:00am-4:45pm

Duke Ellington: Big Band Instrument Making, 10:00am

All ages

Many of the famous pieces of jazz we know today were written by Edward “Duke” Ellington for his Big Band, and for the specific talents of his musicians. Build your own musical instruments just like the ones you hear in Duke Ellington’s music.

10am-4:45pm

Getting Creative with Art: Wacky Witch’s Hats, 10:00am

4 & younger

Celebrate the spooky season and design your own wacky witch’s hat.

Thinking Like a Composer (Demo), 11:00am

All ages

Match the sounds that you hear with notes on paper as you design your own musical score. Use historic sheet music by composers such as Duke Ellington and Mary Lou Williams. 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

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

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

4 & younger

Mix colors together on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Getting Creative with Art: Wacky Witch’s Hats, 12:00pm

4 & younger

Celebrate the spooky season and design your own wacky witch’s hat.

Dance the Lindy Hop , 1:30pm

All ages

Learn to do the Lindy Hop by moving your feet to fun and easy tap steps. 

Now You're Cooking! Pumpkin Wraps with The Creative Kitchen™ , 2:00pm

All ages

2pm - 4pm
Create your own Halloween-inspired lunch with chef and author Cricket Azima, founder of The Creative Kitchen™.
 

Justin the Magician , 3:00pm

All ages

Discover funny and unexpected surprises during this Halloween-inspired magic show!
 

Parachute Play, 3:30pm

4 & younger

Blue and green, yellow and red. What colors can you find over head?
 

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

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

Justin the Magician , 4:00pm

All ages

Discover funny and unexpected surprises during this Halloween-inspired magic show!
 

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