Family Programs at the Skyscraper Museum

A video archive of these programs and other educational resources is available on our page LEARNING FROM HOME.

Upcoming

This is the Empire State

Sat, Nov 6 at 11:00 AM

New York is called “the Empire State,” and so is its most famous skyscraper! Join us for a hybrid program, which kids can attend either in person at The...

Hand Turkeys

Sat, Nov 20 at 11:00 AM

Thankful for skyscrapers? This week, we’re putting an architectural twist on the classic hand turkey, replacing feathers with skyscrapers. Kids can either draw inspiration from our Supertall Wall or...

​​Skyscraper Holiday Cards: Supertall!

Sat, Dec 4 at 10:30 AM

High time for the Holidays! Ho, ho, how about celebrating the holiday by making skyscraper-shaped Christmas cards for family and friends? In this event, we will explore the world’s...

Winter Wonderland Skyline Lanterns

Sat, Dec 11 at 10:30 AM

What is more cozy than doing a craft indoors this season? Children are invited to learn about skyscrapers and skylines around the world. To top it off, the workshop...

Be Like Iggy Peck, Become Your Own Architect!

Sat, Jan 8 at 10:30 AM

Join us for this hybrid program which kids can attend either at The Skyscraper Museum or virtually on Zoom. Young learners will be introduced to the basics of architecture...

Planning With Personality!

Sat, Jan 22 at 10:30 AM

Young city planners will learn how architects consider the personality of a neighborhood – what designers call the “sense of place.” In small groups we’ll discuss and design a...

Valentines in the Sky

Sat, Feb 5 at 10:30 AM

Let’s make a special gift for Valentine’s Day or an ornament to celebrate our love of skyscrapers!  After a tour exploring the exhibition Supertall, kids will create Skyscraper Heart Suncatchers,...

Up, Up, Up Skyscraper!

Sat, Feb 19 at 10:30 AM

Young learners will be introduced to the basics of skyscraper construction through a group reading of Anastasia Suen’s picture book Up Up! Up! Skyscraper.  Inspired by the read-aloud and the...

Next Stop, New York City!

Sat, Mar 5 at 10:30 AM

How do you get around your neighborhood? Young learners will be introduced to the many different modes of transportation available in large cities today, including trains, buses, ferries, and...

Skyscraper Monopoly

Sat, Mar 19 at 10:30 AM

The sky’s the limit in our board game, Skyscraper Monopoly! We’ll use the space of the gallery as a big board game where kids can test their knowledge about...

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