Intrepid Museum 2019 events
Rainbow Band
Intrepid
Donate to the Intrepid Museum

INTREPID ADVENTURES

Intrepid Adventures

 
Intrepid Adventures are enrichment programs designed to provide children ages 5–12, their siblings and parents/caregivers an opportunity to have fun and learn together. Each Adventure is inspired by a Museum exhibition. Programs are one hour and free with Museum admission. Meet at the Information Desk on the hangar deck.

Please indicate your desired date. Space is limited. Register in advance.

  • Upcoming Programs

 
  • DATES: SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS | TIMES: NOON | ✉ SIGN UP

October 26 & 27 Star Stories
Take a trip inside the Intrepid Museum’s planetarium to learn myths from around the world that explain the patterns of stars in the sky. Then create your own constellation and myth in a storytelling activity. SIGN UP
 
November 9 & 10 High Flying Design
Make the best paper airplanes around while learning about the four forces of flight and how they apply to the planes that flew from Intrepid. Then learn how to steer planes through the air in our obstacle course. SIGN UP
November 23 & 24 Intrepid Space Academy
Learn about Intrepid’s role in the Space Race and then find out if you have “the right stuff” as you go through our astronaut training course. You will learn about the disorientation astronauts may feel when they first get to space, the effects of a vacuum on humans, and how to live and work in one of the harshest environments around. SIGN UP
 
December 7 & 8 Diving into Density
How does Intrepid float? How did Growler dive? Take a tour of our massive aircraft carrier and explore our interactive submarine exhibit, Submerged. Then dive and surface with a Cartesian diver you can make at home and design an aluminum foil boat in our workshop. Will your boat hold the most cargo? SIGN UP
December 21 & 22 Flying in Style
There’s more to aircraft than wings and engines. Get up close to the aircraft in our collection to learn how symbols and paint schemes set each airplane apart. Then head back to the classroom to create a family squadron insignia. SIGN UP
December 28 & 29 Star Stories
Take a trip inside the Intrepid Museum’s planetarium to learn myths from around the world that explain the patterns of stars in the sky. Then create your own constellation and myth in a storytelling activity. SIGN UP
 
 

CONTACT THE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT
Call: 646-381-5020
Email: education@intrepidmuseum.org
 

  JOIN EDUCATION'S MAILING LIST