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

Memorial Day Flags & Flowers, 10:00am

5 & younger

Create poppies and American flags in honor of Memorial Day.

Jam Band, 10:30am

5 & younger

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

Free Fall Fun: Parachute Design , 10:30am

6 & older

Parachutes use air resistance to change the speed of an object as it falls. Learn more about gravity and air resistance by designing your own parachute model. Test out your parachute with our very own wind tunnel and watch your parachute fly and fall.

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

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

Uniform Evolution Design, 11:00am

6 & older

Explore how the styles of American uniforms have changed from the time of the American Revolution to today. Design your own uniform using different fabrics, zippers, and buttons.

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 PlayworksTM Mural Wall

Uniform Evolution Design, 12:00pm

6 & older

Explore how the styles of American uniforms have changed from the time of the American Revolution to today. Design your own uniform using different fabrics, zippers, and buttons.

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. 

Memorial Day Flags & Flowers, 1:00pm

5 & younger

Create poppies and American flags in honor of Memorial Day.

Free Fall Fun: Parachute Design , 2:00pm

6 & older

Parachutes use air resistance to change the speed of an object as it falls. Learn more about gravity and air resistance by designing your own parachute model. Test out your parachute with our very own wind tunnel and watch your parachute fly and fall.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

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

Full Calendar