Accessibility Programs

Morning at the Museum. A mother and her two children stand looking into a glass case with colorful books open on display.
04/25
Saturday
Sat. April 25, 2020
9:00am to 10:30am
As a public health precaution, the Smithsonian is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through May 3. Please consult our calendar of events, this website and si.edu for the latest updates. We appreciate your understanding. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E. 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Postponed
A woman with grey hair and a yellow striped shirt colors on a table.
05/10
Sunday
Sun. May 10, 2020
10:30am to 12:00pm
Cooper Hewitt offers a free program for individuals with Alzheimer's or other dementias and their care partners to experience and discuss design objects and exhibitions in a small group. Led by museum educators, these dialogues provide a social environment for exploring design objects and stories and participate in hands-on learning experiences . .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
A father holds his young child as they both reach out to a fuzzy snowball installed in a colorful gallery space
06/20
Saturday
Sat. June 20, 2020
9:00am to 10:30am
Morning at the Museum is a Smithsonian program that provides access to a museum for individuals with cognitive and sensory processing disabilities. This program provides early entrance, pre-visit materials for participating families, a gallery scavenger hunt, design activities, and a “take a break” space. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E. 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event