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Get a taste of New York and American history - through the eyes and lives of children from the past! The New-York Historical Society's DiMenna Children's History Museum provides you and your kiddos with stories about the childhood and adulthood of famous figures as well as everyday folk. By reading their stories as children, your kids can better identify with them and understand America and New York up to 300 years ago.
Today's offer gets you four family tickets at the wonderfully low price of $20. You can explore the museum's character-based pavilions, children's library, Whiz Bang Quiz Machine, and interactive exhibits and games. Some of the people you'll learn more about include Alexander Hamilton and orphan train riders (born around 1890). What a perfect summer day adventure this is! It'll be a relief to step away from the heat and humidity as well...
Explore 300 years of New York and American history through the eyes and lives of children of the past! The DiMenna Children's History Museum is a museum-within-a-museum and occupies the New-York Historical Society's entire lower level. It includes character-based pavilions, a children's library, a Whiz Bang Quiz Machine, and interactive exhibits and games. The DiMenna Children's History Museum encourages children to identify with the people whose enterprise and creativity changed the course of our history. All ages can enjoy and learn in the DiMenna Children's History Museum. Get to know these historical figures better! Each character pavilion combines objects, games, and information that help tell the story of each person's childhood and adulthood.
New York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10023