Admission to Providence Children’s Museum is free all day for grandmoms and granddads. Bring the family to play, explore and discover together! Children craft cards and collages in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s hands-on art and science exploration space, from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. >>
Join a hands-on workshop exploring the musical traditions of Puerto Rico with Lorena Garay and Lydia Pérez as part of Hispanic Heritage Month. The event is the family kick-off celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month 2015, a statewide celebration of Latino art and culture in Rhode Island.
The Museum is open free from 5:00 - 8:00 PM for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by >>
Play bewitching games galore, have hands-on fun with imaginative arts and “witch crafts,” explore an eerie environment, mix it up in the mad scientist’s laboratory and much more. Come in costume and have a blast during Providence Children's Museum's annual hands-on Halloween bash! >>
Hocus Pocus! Fall under our spell and into your costume at our wicked fun bash which promises a frightfully fun time for all ages! This family-friendly party features chilling crafts, ghoulish games, spine-tingling science experiments, creepy crawly animals, and lots of myst-eerious extras! Members, $5; nonmembers, $10. >>
Bring your toddler to enjoy story time and looking activities in the galleries. Tours leave on a rolling basis from 10:15am until 11:00am, followed by art making. Each month focuses on a specific theme. Join us in March for "Changing Weather." Recommended for children ages 4 and younger with adults. No registration required.
September 7th and 21st: “Pint Sized >>
The museum is closed to the public on this special evening.
Pre-registration is required and may be done within a month of each event through the museum’s website, http://discoverymuseums.org/EspeciallyForMe. >>
Apples that are ready to harvest is a favorite sign of fall in New England. Enjoy the crisp autumn days at Old Sturbridge Village with special events throughout our Apple Days.
Come tour the orchards, help us pick apples, and taste some nearly forgotten heirloom apple varieties.Throughout the day our interpreters will be cooking and preserving this special fall fruit. Then, try your hand at >>
Smithsonian magazine designates Saturday, September 26 the 11th annual Museum Day Live! For one day only, participating museums across the United States, with a wide range of diverse exhibitions, will emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington DC-based facilities, which offer free admission everyday, and open their doors for free to those who download a Museum Day Live! >>
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