Home Learning Programs

Introduction to Toy Invention

20 minute introduction of toys of the past includes an interactive session on inventing your own toy.  Ages 4 & up. Options include: google hangouts , zoom or facetime connections.

Cost $50

Tiny Tot and Pre School Class

30 minute class. Using the Museum's miniature furniture collection, children will learn about things that belong in a room. Interactive early education program.  Options include: google hangouts , zoom or facetime connections. 

Ages 3 & up. 

Cost $40

Lunchtime with Teddy Bears

Need a little break? Interactive lunchtime as a special treat for your child, who will have a private 20 minute at-home virtual  lunch with Queen Marlene of The Toy Museum.  Options include: google hangouts , zoom or facetime connections. 

 Ages 3 & up.  $55

Pirate or Princess Playtime

20 minute interactive hangout with one of the Toy Museum's theater performers.  Meet a real pirate or princess from our theater show.  Options include: google hangouts , zoom or facetime connections. 

Ages 4 & up. 

Cost $50

At-Home Programs

20 minute sock puppet making class.  Join our puppeteer and learn how to make your own sock puppet.  Supplies you'll need: old sock, markers, and other items if you have them.  Options include: google hangouts , zoom or facetime connections. 

Ages 3 & up. 

Cost $50

Acting Class

20 minute acting class for your child.  Learn from a real NYC actor some acting exercises and games .  Options include: google hangouts , zoom or facetime connections. 

 Ages 3 & up.  $40 

About Us

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The Toy Museum Comes to You

You'll see puppets and live performers

You'll see puppets and live performers

 At-Home Fun and Learning with The Toy Museum of NY.  Google hangout, FaceTime or Zoom-In for fun interactive activities.  Your child can meet a pirate or princess, learn about toys from the past,  have lunch with Queen Marlene of the Toy Museum, or learn acting techniques from their cast of actors.  Educational programs.  The Toy Museum is a top source for At-Home Interactive and Live Entertainment. google hangouts, arts and entertainment, at-home programs

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You'll see puppets and live performers

You'll see puppets and live performers

You'll see puppets and live performers

Our teaching artists,  puppeteers and costume characters are available to come to your school, camp, birthday party, or fair. Now, with virtual live streaming, we can even be part of your classroom or event anywhere in the world. Perfect for all ages. 

google hangouts at-home programs arts and entertainment

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Live Shows

You'll see puppets and live performers

Live Shows

Celebrating 20 years of bringing children and families together.  Performance includesThe History of Toys, Goldilocks and the 3 Bears and Little Red Riding Hood Mad Lib Style. at-home programs

Live theater show. 

Thousands of students have enjoyed the shows

 

Starting in 1999, the not for profit Toy Museum of NY (TMNY) has entertained and educated over 100,000 students.  Teachers and children have seen the live shows demonstrate how dolls and toys carry important human values through history. Imagination and play are a critical part of diverse cultural successes. 

TMNY is an educational institute chartered by the The University of the State of NY Education Department, a registered charity, and a NYC Department of Education Vendor. 

“We look forward to your visit and to continuing to develop new interactive live theater shows and workshops each and every year.  Every day can feel like playtime". 

Marlene Hochman, Founder and President of The Toy Museum of NY, Brooklyn

Contact Us

Call the Toy Museum's main office

Downtown, Brooklyn

(718) 243-0820

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