Intrepid Museum’s KIDS WEEK

February 26, 2022
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
West 46th Street
New York, NY

Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

This winter recess, join us at the Intrepid Museum for ASL-interpreted presentations and workshops during Kids Week!

Children of all ages and interests will learn about science, technology, engineering, arts and math through fun-filled activities, live animal shows, hands-on workshops, performances, special guests and interactive demonstrations designed to educate and inspire.

Families and individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing are invited to attend for free for American Sign Language-interpreted presentations, demonstrations and workshops. Advance registration is required.

Noon – Intrepid Museum Education Demonstration: Poof! Life in a Vacuum

Discover the importance of the Earth’s atmosphere is and why astronauts need to wear spacesuits. Using a bell jar and vacuum pump, Museum educators will mimic the vacuum of space and its effect on objects.

1:00pm – Mad Science Presents Big Top Science

Come one, come all and behold a series of Physics demonstrations that includes an activity that explains why a bed of nails is a good night sleep. Recommended for ages 5+.

2:00pm-3:00pm – Intrepid Museum Education Workshop: Robotic Arm

Design a simple device to move an object in space!

3:00pm – Mad Science Presents Big Top Science

Come one, come all and behold a series of Physics demonstrations that includes an activity that explains why a bed of nails is a good night sleep. Recommended for ages 5+.

To register for Saturday, February 26, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/262811073997.

All visitors must follow the Museum’s health and safety guidelines. Following the City of New York’s Key to the City mandate, all visitors ages 5 and older will be required to show proof they have received two vaccine doses (except for those who have received the one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine), as well as identification, before entering the Museum. Please bring proof and ID with you to the program. Please review the registration pages for a list acceptable forms of proof of vaccination and ID. Learn more here: intrepidmuseum.org/onboard-with-safety.

Questions? Email us at access@intrepidmuseum.org.