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Brooklyn Children’s Museum

Where: 145 Brooklyn Ave. at St. Marks Avenue
Tel: (718) 735–4400
Updated Apr. 27, 2011

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Upcoming events at this venue:

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Children make inspired artwork. Learn about Kehinde Wiley, Titus Kaphar, Alma thomas and Ebony Patterson.

10 am to noon.

visitors of all ages are invited to design and build with an array of blocks including Magna-Tiles, Imagination Playground, Kapla Planks, and more. Block play supports critical social and cognitive skills in early childhood- everything from team building, creative thinking and problem solving to spatial reasoning and pre-engineering concepts. Different scales of blocks enable hands of all sizes to build and be challenged.

2 pm to 5:30 pm.

Meet and touch real, live sea creatures like starfish and sea urchins.

3:30 pm.

In BCM’s 2nd floor Studio, which focuses on art and architecture, visitors of all ages develop their engineering skills as they engage in open block play with large Imagination Playground blocks and table top sized Kapla Planks and Magnatiles, as well as artist James Paulius’ house-shaped wooden blocks and pegs from his installation Sky Village.

10 am.

Tuesdays are dedicated to our permanent exhibits. Together with your child, can you find an authentic West Indian Day Parade costume? Have you met the Madagascar hissing cockroaches in our greenhouse? Can you try your dance moves in Global Beats? Check out our exhibits.

10 am – 4 pm.

Inclusive space, children of all abilities can explore their senses. Welcoming environment for chilren with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

2 pm to 3 pm.

What makes an object “historical?” Why do museums keep objects behind glass?

11 am.

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