Children's Programs and Activities
Special programs are available throughout the year for children. Visit the Museum during February or April Vacation Week for full days of activities. Right Whale Day celebrates a highly endangered species and raises awareness of the challenges these animals face in increasing their population. In 2014, Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and Teddy Roosevelt arrived to celebrate Presidents' Day and everyone enjoyed cake, crafts and a scavenger hunt!
Summer Family Fun
Daily hands-on activities and Family Fun Highlights Tours during the months of July and August.
Melville Family Day
Herman Melville's birthday is celebrated every year in July with free crafts, activities, and birthday cake.