Directions and Parking

CMOM is located in The Tisch Building at 212 West 83rd Street, between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenues.

Subway

Take the 1 train to 79th or 86th St. Station.
Take the 2 or 3 Express to 72nd or 96th St. Station, then transfer to the 1 train.
Take the A, B, C, or D train to the 59th St. Station, then transfer to the 1 train.
Take the B or C train to 81st St. Station

Bus

Take the West Side M7, M10, M11, or M104 to West 83rd St.
Take the cross-town M79 and M86 to Broadway.

Car

CMOM is easily accessible from the Westside Highway.
Take the 79th St. exit.
Take a left onto Amsterdam Avenue and left onto 83rd St.
Get directions from Google Maps.

Accessible Travel

Subway: For an accessible subway station take the 1, 2 or 3 train to the 72nd Street (and Broadway) Stop. From there, either head 9 blocks north on Broadway or switch to the uptown bus M7 M11, or M104.

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.

The museum entrance has a ramp and a wheelchair lift. CMOM is accessible in all spaces and exhibitions except the lower level of 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 admissions desk.

Parking

There is a Central Parking garage located on West 83rd Street between Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues. Please remember to have your parking ticket validated at CMOM Admissions in order to receive a 15% discount.

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Calendar

Kamishibai Weekend: The Art of Storytelling, 10:00am

All ages

Japan has a rich storytelling legacy that has entertained and shared important lessons to generations of Japanese people. Join us at CMOM for a weekend full of activities that explore different forms of storytelling such as puppet performance, woodblock print making and traditional Kamishibai story telling.    

Bunraku Puppets, 10:00am

All ages

Design your own mechanical puppet and work together like traditional Bunraku puppet performers to create your own story!. 

10am-12:45pm 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

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

Kamishibai for Kids, 2:00pm

5 & older

Watch as the story unfolds before your eyes in this traditional form of Japanese storytelling, which dates back to the Twelfth Century. Storyteller Dr. Tara McGowan will take you through an exciting tale, and help you create your own story.  

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Mural Wall Painting, 2:15pm

4 & younger

Kamishibai for Kids, 3:30pm

5 & older

Watch as the story unfolds before your eyes in this traditional form of Japanese storytelling, which dates back to the Twelfth Century. Storyteller Dr. Tara McGowan will take you through an exciting tale, and help you create your own story.  

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Parachute Play, 3:30pm

4 & younger

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

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

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

Full Calendar