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Mid-Hudson Children's Museum New "Tell Me A Story" Exhibition Opening Weekend

Opening Weekend with special hands-on activities:

Friday, December 1 to Sunday, December 3 during regular museum hours

The new "Tell Me a Story" exhibition features immersive environments that invite climbing, crawling, exploring and storytelling.  Children can venture under the Hyde Park Mastodon skeleton for a closer look, put on their own puppet show or bravely read a book in a giant cargo net hammock suspended high above the main stairwell.  Kids can experiment with mysterious treasures and liquids under the planks of a pirate ship or don a costume to put on a live show.  There are numerous activities throughout for parents and children to do together, all focused on helping children develop important literacy, language, and social skills.  There's even an interactive bookmaking exhibit that invites parents to take pictures with their phones to create and share their own picture books. This exhibit was built in-house at the Mid-Hudson Children's Museum and can only be seen here in Poughkeepsie. Don't miss it!

Date:Saturday, Dec 2nd, 2017
Time:9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:See website for complete details
Contact Phone:(845) 471-0589
Contact URL:http://mhcm.org/
Location: Mid-Hudson Children's Museum
75 North Water Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Their mission is to enlighten minds through a fun and creative learning environment where hands-on experiences spark curiosity, discovery and the joy of exploration. Their vision is to be an extraordinary educational beacon in the Hudson......Read more

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