Brooklyn Children's Museum

At this Children’s Museum, groups will view a collection of 29,000 historical artifacts and artistic works, assume the role of curator and conservator, examine Brooklyn ecology in the Neighborhood Nature Center, play in mini-shops that highlight Brooklyn’s cultural diversity, and more! Meet friendly insects in the Bug Out! Program, or refine fine motor skills and learn about colors, numbers, and letters creatively at the Totally Tots Open Art Studio. Your group can meet starfish and sea urchins in the Touch Tank, and build while exploring with their senses at the Brooklyn Block Lab and Studio. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 145 Brooklyn Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11213. Kings County. Tel: 718-735-4400. Email: info@brooklynkids.org. Website: www.brooklynkids.org. Hrs: Tues-Sun, 10AM-5PM. Thurs, 10AM-6PM. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-5th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-4 hours. Cost: Fee. Title I funding support.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Science, Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, STEM. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Children's Museum Lesson Plan

Gravity, robotics, health and fitness, culture, engineering, environment, and art are just a few of the educational topics that young students can learn about and experiment with at children’s museums. Children’s museums provide hands-on, colorful, interactive exhibits that help young students learn about a variety of topics.... Continue