Monday

 

 

The Museum is closed on Mondays. BCM opens on select school holidays. Check the calendar for specific dates.


Tuesday

BCM EXPLORERS' DAY

10:00am – 5:00pm | All ages

There is tons to explore at BCM and Tuesdays are dedicated to our permanent exhibits. Together with your child, can you find an authentic West Indian Day Parade costume? Have you met the Madagascar hissing cockroaches in our greenhouse? Can you try your dance moves in Global Beats? Check out our exhibits here.


Wednesday

NEW! TOTALLY TOTS OPEN ART STUDIO

10:00am – 12:00pm | Ages 5 years and younger

Children lead the way in this sensory paradise of materials. With a featured project and material each week, children build and refine their fine motor skills; learn about colors, practice their letters and numbers, and learn how to share with others. Kids can explore artifacts and specimen from the museum's collection and everyday objects in two and three dimensional form. There is no such thing as a bad mess in this space, which is tailored to children five and younger.


Thursday

NEW! totally Tots open art studio

10:00am – 12:00pm | Ages 5 years and younger

Children lead the way in this sensory paradise of materials. With a featured project and material each week, children build and refine their fine motor skills; learn about colors, practice their letters and numbers, and learn how to share with others. Kids can explore artifacts and specimen from the museum's collection and everyday objects in two and three dimensional form. There is no such thing as a bad mess in this space, which is tailored to children five and younger.

 

NEW! Brooklyn block lab & studio

2:00pm – 5:30pm | All ages

In BCM's new 2nd floor Studio, which focuses on art and architecture, visitors will explore what it means to live with others and contribute to the communities they call home.

Explore the theme of neighbors and neighborhoods through changing art workshops. Get physical with large scale block play, and hone building and design skills with table top sized Kapla Planks and Magnatiles.

 

Sensory Room Family Hours 

2:00pm – 5:30pm | All ages

The Sensory Room is an inclusive space where children of all abilities can engage with their peers and explore their senses. This room provides a welcoming environment for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). 


Friday

 

NEW! Brooklyn block lab & studio

10:00am – 1:00pm | All ages

In BCM's new 2nd floor Studio, which focuses on art and architecture, visitors will explore what it means to live with others and contribute to the communities they call home.

Explore the theme of neighbors and neighborhoods through changing art workshops. Get physical with large scale block play, and hone building and design skills with table top sized Kapla Planks and Magnatiles.


Saturdays & Sundays

NEW! totally Tots open art studio

10:00am – 12:00pm | Ages 5 years and younger

Children lead the way in this sensory paradise of materials. With a featured project and material each week, children build and refine their fine motor skills; learn about colors, practice their letters and numbers, and learn how to share with others. Kids can explore artifacts and specimen from the museum's collection and everyday objects in two and three dimensional form. There is no such thing as a bad mess in this space, which is tailored to children five and younger.

 

NEW! Brooklyn block lab & studio

10:00am – 1:00pm | All ages

In BCM's new 2nd floor Studio, which focuses on art and architecture, visitors will explore what it means to live with others and contribute to the communities they call home.

Explore the theme of neighbors and neighborhoods through changing art workshops. Get physical with large scale block play, and hone building and design skills with table top sized Kapla Planks and Magnatiles.

 

TOUCH TANK

12:30pm - 1:00pm | All ages

Drop by with gentle fingers to meet real, live sea creatures, like starfish and sea urchins.

 

Sensory Room Family Hours

2:00pm – 4:45pm | All ages

The Sensory Room is an inclusive space where children of all abilities can engage with their peers and explore their senses. This room provides a welcoming environment for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

 

Live ANIMAL ADVENTURE

4:15 – 4:45pm| All ages

Meet animals from the Museum’s living collection.