Superhero Weekend

All ages

Bring your little superheroes to BCM where they will fly over the Brooklyn Bridge like Superman, explore creatures of the sea like Aquaman, complete the challenges of our heroic training camp, and learn about the super power that all families have, love. Families can also explore our new exhibit modHero featuring artist Rogan Josh’s vivid digital pop art depicting superheroes as you've never seen them before.


modHERO: A new view of superheroes
June 27, 2015 – August 30, 2015
This exhibit features Artist Rogan Josh vivid digital pop art depicting superheroes as you've never seen them before

Super Families! Celebrating Family Diversity
11:30am & 2:30pm | Ages 2.5 to 5 years
Celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride weekend by learning about all different kinds of families. Then, make your own family portrait to take home.

“Fly-in-the-Sky” Photo-Op
11:30am-1:30pm | All ages
Have your photo taken as you “soar” over the Brooklyn Bridge and draw your own superhero with your favorite super powers.

Aquaman’s Touch Tank!
12:00pm | All ages
Come meet our sea stars, urchins, and crabs, and peer into Aquaman’s underwater kingdom.

Spiderman Science!
1:30pm | All ages
Build a sticky spiral web to take home, and get up-close with one of the Museum’s resident arachnids!

Superhero Training Camp
2:00-4:00pm | All ages
Test your super skills by building a secret fortress, braving an obstacle course, and show off your best moves in a light and dark dance off.

Amazing Animal Adaptations!
4:15 | All ages
Our radical reptiles have their own innate super-powers! Learn amazing facts and meet a live reptile.

June 28
Touch Tank