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An annual tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree has marked the start of the holiday season at the Museum for decades. The theme of this year’s 13-foot-tree is “Night at the Museum,” inspired by American Museum of Natural History sleepovers and tours featuring places, artifacts, characters, and real exhibits behind the delightful movies of the same name.

An annual tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree has marked the start of the holiday season at the Museum for decades. The theme of this year’s 13-foot-tree is “Night at the Museum,” inspired by American Museum of Natural History sleepovers and tours featuring places, artifacts, characters, and real exhibits behind the delightful movies of the same name.

The celebrated Big Apple Circus Band, under the baton of maestro Rob Slowik, provides the lively musical soundtrack, and magnificent Ringmaster John Kennedy Kane will summon the spirits of the circus universe to immerse the audience in the wonder, the joy and the astounding magic of Metamorphosis!

Exhibition of rarely-seen handmade cards created by twentieth-century artists for their friends and family. Drawn from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art, the exhibition includes nearly sixty seasonal cards made by such important artists as Helen Frankenthaler, Milton Avery, Alexander Calder, Ad Reinhardt, Philip Guston, and Saul Steinberg.

The celebrated Big Apple Circus Band, under the baton of maestro Rob Slowik, provides the lively musical soundtrack, and magnificent Ringmaster John Kennedy Kane will summon the spirits of the circus universe to immerse the audience in the wonder, the joy and the astounding magic of Metamorphosis!

Harnessing the power of creativity to help win the AIDS fight, this new exhibition showcases sketches by leading thinkers, entertainers, and creative minds sharing what they would do if they had one day to raise awareness of and rally people around the fight against AIDS. The collection of sketches include the work of Ryan Lewis, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Biz Stone, OK Go’s Damian Kulash, Dr. Robert Gallo, Mario Batali, Charlotte Ronson and more.

In this new exhibition, words are given visual form. Letters, words, or phrases are transcribed, visualized, verbalized, symbolized, morphed into patterns, scrambled, or even erased.

In the annual favorite, ‘Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter’, up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia are housed in a vivarium that approximates their natural habitat, includes live flowering plants that serve as nectar sources, and features controlled artificial light, temperature, and humidity.

Witness the holiday transformation with the installation of a spectacular exhibit of treasures from the renowned Jerni Collection of model trains, scenic elements and toys. The display appeals to all ages, showcasing the beauty and allure of toys from a bygone era.

In the annual favorite, ‘Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter’, up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia are housed in a vivarium that approximates their natural habitat, includes live flowering plants that serve as nectar sources, and features controlled artificial light, temperature, and humidity.

Lionel continues its tradition of capturing hearts and imaginations this holiday season, with Metro-North, New York Central and subway trains departing from a miniature Grand Central Terminal on a 34’ long two level “O” gauge model train layout. Vintage Lionel trains from the Museum’s collection and 1930s Lionel advertisements will also be on display. 8 am–8 pm.

Children are encouraged to explore science through slides, seesaws, climbing webs, a water play area, sand boxes, and more, weather permitting. 9:30 am–5 pm.

Golfers of all ages can learn about key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more! 9:30 am–5 pm.

Marvel at creative culinary constructions of gumdrops, candy, icing and gingerbread. 10 am–4 pm.

Explore the forest and learn all about the creatures, the sounds and the sights. For children 2 years and older with caregiver. 10 am.

Fans of all ages will be immersed in this experience that brings them deep into the world of Marvel’s The Avengers. 10 am–8 pm.

The annual tradition is open again. Model trains are enlivened amid the glow of twinkling lights in Victorian style glasshouses featuring replicas of New York landmarks crafted of natural materials by designer Paul Busse’s team. Closed Thanksgiving day and Christmas Day. 10 am–6 pm.

The new exhibit at the museum provides young scientists the opportunity to explore innovations in biology, health, robotics, and technology. 10 am–5 pm.

Children experience the rich culture of indigenous people. 10 am and 11:30 am.

This variety show that celebrates the holiday season in song, dance and puppetry. This production quickly becomes a comedy of errors when Baby Bear invites Santa to star in Mama and Papa Bear’s annual holiday show. 10:30 am, noon, and 2:30 pm.

The Shadow Box Theater presents a holiday play celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and Three King’s Day. 10:30 am.

This variety show that celebrates the holiday season in song, dance and puppetry. This production quickly becomes a comedy of errors when Baby Bear invites Santa to star in Mama and Papa Bear’s annual holiday show. 10:30 am, noon, and 2:30 pm.

Harvey is an amazing kid who does not need much to be happy – just his family and his imagination. When he accidentally gets shipped to Pink Mountain Island, he meets a Princess whose royal family needs a lesson in fun and togetherness. This upbeat musical 50-minute musical, celebrates what happiness is really all about. Best for ages 3-8. 11 am.

Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old play with puppets, sing songs and fingerplay. Must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver. 11 am.

In this 3D movie, travel to the Galapagos archipelago to meet giant half-ton tortoises and marine iguanas that spit sea-salt from their noses, hunt fishes with the colorful blue-footed boobies, and swim with tiny penguins. 11 am & 2 pm.

Children of all ages touch a starfish, a horseshoe crab, or a sea snail. 11:30 am–12:30 pm and 2:30–3:30 pm.

Children have fun creating collages using decoupage, origami, kirigami and more. 1–3 pm.

Have fun turning junk to treasure - children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. Wear appropriate clothing. 2–3:30 pm.

Young adults 12 to 18 years old discuss anime, draw, play games and even do homework 2–4 pm.

Video games for the older set. 3:30–4:30 pm.

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