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Brooklyn Museum , Prospect Park Sunday February 14 2016 - Sunday May 22 2016
Tots and their guardians are treated to a tour of the collections, a team activity and a crafting session. November’s theme is “Around the World,” in which kids explore how artists take inspiration from their surroundings. In December, kids will view work from artists who incorporate fantasy and magical themes, then discover the ways in which artists combine, transform and rearrange objects and ideas in January. In February, visit the “This Place” exhibition to learn about the connections between home and expression. Kids will observe symbols of powerful figures throughout history in March, explore ways in which artists gather ideas and inspiration from their communities in April and create wearable and usable art in May. Ages 4 to 7.
Venue name: Brooklyn Museum
Address: 200 Eastern Pkwy
Cross street: at Washington Ave
Opening hours: Wed, Fri–Sun 11am–6pm; Thu 11am–10pm. First Saturday of every month 11am–11pm.
Transport: Subway: 2, 3 to Eastern Pkwy–Brooklyn Museum
Price: $10 per family of up to four
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