Family Programs

Don’t miss our programs for the whole family!

Many youths look on as a person holds up a popsicle stick construction
05/02
Saturday
Sat. May 2, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
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 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Postponed
Many youths look on as a person holds up a popsicle stick construction
06/06
Saturday
Sat. June 6, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 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
Many youths look on as a person holds up a popsicle stick construction
06/20
Saturday
Sat. June 20, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
A girl in the foreground holds a big blue block with both hands, while a girl in the background sits amidst several large blue blocks.
06/24
Wednesday
Wed. June 24, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
A girl in the foreground holds a big blue block with both hands, while a girl in the background sits amidst several large blue blocks.
07/01
Wednesday
Wed. July 1, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
A girl in the foreground holds a big blue block with both hands, while a girl in the background sits amidst several large blue blocks.
07/08
Wednesday
Wed. July 8, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
A girl in the foreground holds a big blue block with both hands, while a girl in the background sits amidst several large blue blocks.
07/15
Wednesday
Wed. July 15, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
A girl in the foreground holds a big blue block with both hands, while a girl in the background sits amidst several large blue blocks.
07/22
Wednesday
Wed. July 22, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event