Interstellar Cinderella: Sensory-Friendly Performance

New York City Children’s Theater is excited to offer a sensory-friendly performance of Interstellar Cinderella on Saturday, December 9th at 11am! This performance is designed to create a welcoming environment for all families with children on the autism spectrum and related conditions. To provide a welcoming environment, we have made the following adjustments: House lights will remain at…

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Access Family Workshop (Ages 5 – 17)

Visitors with learning or developmental disabilities are invited to explore the exhibition Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress and create art inspired by the work on view. Featuring a sumptuous array of over 100 articles of clothing from the eighteenth to twentieth centuries, the exhibition offers an exceptional opportunity for American audiences to view many facets of Jewish identity…

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Discoveries: Musical Zoo (Ages 5–17)

This workshop for children with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members includes a gallery tour and art activity. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org. At The Met Fifth Avenue – Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

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Discoveries: Musical Zoo (Ages 5–17)

This workshop for children with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members includes a gallery tour and art activity. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org. At The Met Fifth Avenue – Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

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Access Family Workshop

Visitors with learning or developmental disabilities are invited to explore the exhibition Modigliani Unmasked and create art inspired by the work on view. Featuring early drawings by Modigliani—many of which are being shown for the first time in the United States—the exhibition illuminates the artist’s heritage as an Italian Sephardic Jew as pivotal to understanding his artistic…

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Discoveries: Sculpturescope (Ages 5–17)

This workshop for adults with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members includes a gallery tour and art activity. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org. At The Met Fifth Avenue – Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

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Lower East Side Tenement Museum Hard Times Touch Tour

Visitors will participate in an orientation session using tactile models of our historic tenement as well as architectural features before going on a tour that will include touch objects, braille materials, and verbal description. The tour will be an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods. Hard…

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Celebrate Discoveries@30! (Ages 5–17)

This workshop for children with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members includes a gallery tour and art activity. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org. At The Met Fifth Avenue – Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

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Science Sense: Rocks

Science Sense Tours Visitors who are blind or partially sighted are invited to attend this program, held monthly in the halls of the American Museum of Natural History. Specially trained Museum tour guides highlight specific themes and exhibits, engaging participants through extensive verbal descriptions and touchable objects. Science Sense tours are available to individuals or…

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Discoveries: Ride The Wave (Ages 5-17)

For kids with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum These workshops welcome children and adults with a range of developmental and learning disabilities and those on the autism spectrum, together with family and friends. All can enjoy these multisensory workshops that include tactile opportunities and art-making activities. Explore a different theme…

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