Exhibit Rentals and Sales

Exhibit Rentals and Sales

The Children’s Museum of Manhattan travels exhibits nationally and internationally and replicates exhibits for permanent installations at other sites. Museums and institutions interested in renting CMOM exhibits or purchasing the rights to reproduce CMOM exhibits should contact: Cat Emil, Exhibition Coordinator, at 212-721-1223 x238 or cemil@cmom.org.

 

Gods, Myths and Mortals: Discover Ancient Greece

Take an interactive journey through the world of ancient Greece while learning its impact on our modern world. Visitors of all ages meet the gods, experience ancient Greek daily life and interact with the two major ancient Greek epic poems The Illiad and The Odyssey-- climb into a 12 foot tall Trojan Horse, journey through rocky caves, over open seas, into a Cyclops Cave and then a karaoke cave to sing like a Siren. Authentic ancient Greek artifacts enhance the experience with painted pottery, coins, votives, drinking cups, loom weights, arrowheads and sling bullets.*

Created by the Children’s Museum of Manhattan.

Includes:

  • 25 engaging interactive components
  • Extensive educational curriculum for grades K-6. Topics including: The Odyssey, The Illiad, geography, navigation, pottery, mythical creatures, theater, weaving, inventions, Pythagorean Theorem, music, labyrinths, language and the Olympics.
  • Marketing materials
  • On-site mechanical exhibit installation
  • Continuing exhibit technical support

Facts:

  • 3000 square feet
  • 14 feet minimum ceiling height
  • Floor and ceiling power
  • Hard-wired internet required for one component and wireless for others.

*Facility approval from University of Pennsylvania for object loans.

For More Information

Contact Cat Emil, Exhibition Coordinator, at 212-721-1223 x238 or cemil@cmom.org.

Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers

Schedule of Programs

CMOM'S New York Treasures Scavenger Hunt, 10:00am

All ages

10am - 4:45pm

Search for hidden New York treasures throughout CMOM’s five floors of interactive exhibitions in a daily scavenger hunt this summer. Learn fun facts about NYC’s most famous attractions and cultural institutions along the way. Each hidden New York treasure will give you clues to solve a secret message and win a small prize!  
 

Monstrous Pencil Cases, 10:00am

All ages

Create a monster-inspired pencil case to prepare for the first day of school!

First Day of School Picture Frames, 10:00am

5 & younger

Create a picture frame to commemorate the first day of school.

Monster Pencil Cases, 10:00am

All ages

Create a monster-inspired pencil case to prepare for the first day of school!

10:00am – 1:00pm & 2:00pm – 4:30pm 

Way Down Underground: Pop-up Water Science, 10:30am

All ages

10:30am – 4:00pm
Weather Permitting

With support from the New York City Department of Environmental Protection, join CMOM educators for some pop-up water experiments and story times in CMOM’s outdoor water exhibit City Splash. Learn about where your water comes from and where it goes as we explore NYC way down underground.
 

Movement & Melodies, 10:30am

5 & younger

Get your music muscles moving! Create a whimsical performance as you compose your own song with our interactive creature video installation!
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.

Puppeteer Nicola McEldowney, 11:00am

5 & younger

Have a rocking good time with Nicola McEldowney and her band of musical puppets. Sing songs, play games and tell stories at this one-of-a-kind puppet playtime event.
 

Puppeteer Nicola McEldowney, 11:00am

5 & younger

Have a rocking good time with Nicola McEldowney and her band of musical puppets. Sing songs, play games and tell stories at this one-of-a-kind puppet playtime event.

Parachute Play, 11:30am

5 & younger

Blue and green, yellow and red. What colors can you find over head?

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Puppeteer Nicola McEldowney, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Have a rocking good time with Nicola McEldowney and her band of musical puppets. Sing songs, play games and tell stories at this one-of-a-kind puppet playtime event.
 

Puppeteer Nicola McEldowney, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Have a rocking good time with Nicola McEldowney and her band of musical puppets. Sing songs, play games and tell stories at this one-of-a-kind puppet playtime event.

Dance Party, 12:30pm

5 & younger

Dance to a variety of musical style including Pop, Rock 'n' Roll, Latin, Classical and some of our favorite children’s bands.
 

First Day of School Picture Frames, 1:00pm

5 & younger

Create a picture frame to commemorate the first day of school.

Move to the Beat Drum Circle , 1:30pm

5 & younger

The whole family gets physical as they play in our heartbeat drum circle.

Monstrous Pencil Cases, 2:00pm

All ages

Create a monster-inspired pencil case to prepare for the first day of school!

Monster Pencil Cases, 2:00pm

All ages

Create a monster-inspired pencil case to prepare for the first day of school!

10:00am – 1:00pm & 2:00pm – 4:30pm 

Jam Band, 2:30pm

5 & younger

Use tambourines, maracas, bells and rhythm sticks to make beats as CMOM educators lead you in a collaborative and creative jam session.
 

Movement & Melodies, 3:30pm

5 & younger

Get your music muscles moving! Create a whimsical performance as you compose your own song with our interactive creature video installation!
 

Parachute Play, 3:30pm

5 & younger

Blue and green, yellow and red. What colors can you find over head?

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.

Full Calendar