Accessibility

The Children's Museum of Manhattan is a place for children of all abilities to play, explore and be themselves. We constantly strive to make CMOM as accessible as possible for children with disabilities and their families.

The Museum entrance has a ramp and a wheelchair lift. CMOM is accessible in all spaces and exhibitions except for the outdoor City Splash! exhibit. CMOM requires all strollers to be checked. If your child needs a stroller or similar support for medical reasons, please inform the staff at the Admissions Desk.

If you have questions or concerns abour your child's specific needs, please contact us at (212)-721-1223 or info@cmom.org.

Please also see our guide (in English and Spanish) to our PlayWorks™ exhibit for families of children with disabilities.
Playworks™ Guide for Families of Children with Disabilities (PDF)
Playworks™ Una Guía para Familias de Niños con Discapacidades (PDF)

 

Accessible Transportation

Subway: For an accessible subway station, take the , , or to 72nd St. From there, either head nine blocks north on Broadway, or transfer to the uptown M7, M11, or M104 bus to 83rd St.

Bus: Take the M104 on Broadway; or take the M7 or M11 on Amsterdam Ave.; from the east side take the M79TH Street Crosstown or the M86TH Crosstown.

For additional MTA accessible information, visit http://www.mta.info/mta/ada.

 

Accessibility

Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers

Schedule of Programs

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.

Messy with Art: Watercolor Painting, 10:45am

4 & younger

Create artwork inspired by your emotions while listening to music!
 

Leaping Literacy Friday: SCENTsory Jars, 10:45am

4 & younger

What’s that smell?! Did you know that scent memories are stored in our brains? Join us as we test our noses and brains by smelling various mystery items!
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

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

Parachute Play, 11:30am

5 & younger

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

Getting Creative with Art: Sandy Shores, 12:15pm

4 & younger

Use sand and seashells to create a textured piece of artwork inspired by the beach!
 

Sing and Sign, 12:30pm

5 & younger

Move your body and use your hands to sing your favorite songs!

Leaping Literacy Friday: Puppet Play , 1:30pm

5 & younger

Use your imagination to make our puppets come to life and create your own story! What will their names be? What will their voices sound like? 

Mural Wall Painting, 2:00pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Trash to Treasure: Recycled Fashion Design , 2:00pm

6 & older

Design accessories made out of re-purposed materials! Explore fashion designs that use recycled materials and create accessories like a belt using VHS tape, a necklace using old bottle caps, or create a bow tie using recycled fabric!

Parachute Play, 2:30pm

5 & younger

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

Trash to Treasure: Recycled Fashion Design , 3:00pm

6 & older

Design accessories made out of re-purposed materials! Explore fashion designs that use recycled materials and create accessories like a belt using VHS tape, a necklace using old bottle caps, or create a bow tie using recycled fabric!

Ice Age - Excavating Fossils, 3:15pm

4 & younger

Become a petit paleontologist and study dinosaur bones that have been frozen!  Join us as we excavate and dig through ice to discover dinosaur “fossils!”
 

Jam Band, 3:30pm

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 & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

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

Trash to Treasure: Recycled Fashion Design , 4:00pm

6 & older

Design accessories made out of re-purposed materials! Explore fashion designs that use recycled materials and create accessories like a belt using VHS tape, a necklace using old bottle caps, or create a bow tie using recycled fabric!

Full Calendar