Family Time at BHS DUMBO - Storytelling
Join us in Waterfront, our new exhibition at Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO, for a free family program.
Then stay to enjoy the many family-friendly parts of Waterfront with children as young as one-year old to…
Dress up like the women welders of the Brooklyn Navy Yard in WWII.
Touch and smell goods, like cochineal bugs and coffee beans, which passed through Empire Stores when it was a busy warehouse.
Use our Brooklyn waterfront magnet board to design your own city.
Film videos of yourself traveling back in time.
Color a Brooklyn waterfront themed postcard to mail to family & friends.
Don't miss this special morning for families!
Funding for Family Programs is generously provided by the TD Charitable Foundation. Programs are also made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and are supported by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the New York City Council.
You may also like the following events from Brooklyn Historical Society:
- Next Tuesday, 19th February, 06:30 pm, Book Talk: Separate: The Story of Plessy v. Ferguson, and America's Journey from Slavery to Segregation in Brooklyn
- This month, 25th February, 06:30 pm, Beauty, Media, Money, and More: A Conversation with Tressie McMillan Cottom in Brooklyn
- This month, 26th February, 06:30 pm, Book Talk: Force & Freedom: Black Abolitionists and the Politics of Violence in Brooklyn
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