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Family Fun Day
Jun 22, 2014
From the rooftop farm to the waterfront Dry Dock, BLDG 92 hosts a day of Yard-wide adventure and hands-on learning. In addition to FREE museum admission, activities include:
11am – 12pm: Yard Inspectors Tour. Step into the shoes of an inspector in-training on this Yard-wide adventure! Follow clues through the Yard to uncover its hidden treasures. Search for industrial cranes, street lamps powered by wind and the sun, and much, more on this hands-on guided Yard-wide family tour led by Turnstile Tours. Appropriate for children ages 6 to 13 and their parents. $10 | Tickets
12pm – 1pm: Lunch at Ted & Honey. Visitors enjoy 10% discounts on all purchases in the café.
1pm – 1:45pm: A tour of rooftop farm, Brooklyn Grange, led by City Growers. Learn about all the natural processes that occur on a green roof farm. Children of all ages will engage in hands-on lessons about where food comes from, plant science, composting, honey bees, and chickens. $10 | Tickets
2pm – 3pm: Get your hands dirty! Come observe and dig for Red Wiggler Worms with City Growers and discover how worms turn food scraps into compost. FREE
2:30 – 4:30: Brooklyn Navy Yard; Past, Present & Future Tour. Our popular Yard-wide tour will offer a special family component—BINGO game! Tickets
ALL DAY: Color your favorite Yard tenant in our “People of your Navy Yard” coloring book. FREE
ALL DAY: Play the Sustainability Scavenger Hunt and win prizes. FREE
ALL DAY: Happy Hour specials for Mom & Dad.