SPARK by Brooklyn Children’s Museum
now open!

1 John Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

SPARK by Brooklyn Children's Museum is BCM's new art and play space located in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Designed for children ages six months to six years, SPARK features an outpost of our popular Brooklyn Block Lab exhibit, as well as daily art and design workshops, music classes, birthday parties, and more.


$15 PER child

BCM Passport Members are free.
Free on Thursdays, 1pm to 6pm.
Space is limited. Reserve your play slot below.

Get here


F to York Street

A/C to High Street

2/3 at Clark Street




Drop-In Play

Starting October 15

Tuesday: 1:00-5:00PM
Wednesday: 1:00-3:00PM
Thursday: 1:00-6:00PM
Friday-Sunday: 1:00-5:00PM

We are closed Mondays.
Reserve your play slot below.

Reserve your play slot

SPARK offers afternoon drop-in play hours Tuesday through Sunday. We have limited capacity. Walk-ins are welcome, as space permits, but we encourage you to reserve your hour-long play slot in advance using the calendar below.

Drop-In Play

Tuesday: 1:00-5:00PM
Wednesday: 1:00-3:00PM
Thursday: 1:00-6:00PM
Friday-Sunday: 1:00-5:00PM

Fee: $15/child

New Parent play date

Fridays, 9:30am to 12pm

Friday morning play date offers an open session for parents and caregivers with young children ages 0 to 24 months. Meet other parents and caregivers, while your babies and toddlers explore sensory materials. Join for the whole session, or for just a portion of it.

Friday play dates will be hosted by Petrushka Bazin Larsen, BCM's Vice President of Programs & Education, and mother to two daughters, ages 4 years and 6 months.

$15 per session. Walk-ins welcome.

Spark early childhood classes

SPARK offers registered semester-long classes featuring art, music, and science for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers.