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Shaping Future Explorers

Youth Initiatives

From our community engagement programs and surrounding library partnerships to our very own camps, youth initiatives at the Intrepid Museum are designed for a range of ages, interests and abilities.


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Learn, Play, Discover
Kids & Families

Looking for something to do with the kids in New York City that is fun, exciting and educational? The Intrepid Museum offers family-friendly activities and programs all year long that keep children engaged, entertained and curious about history and science. Fun rain or shine, the Museum offers both indoor and outdoor interactive exhibits and activities. 


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Adventures Await
Field Trips

With guided, self-guided and virtual tour options available, student groups can explore our restored spaces, artifacts, aircraft collection, oral histories and exhibits, covering a range of different subjects, for an inspirational and memorable field trip experience.


Stay and Play

Operation Slumber allows guests to experience Intrepid “after hours” from sunset until sunrise the following day with opportunities to discover Intrepid’s Hangar deck, Flight Deck and more.


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Two children play inside a mock space capsule located in the Museum's Exploreum

Explore an array of unforgettable experiences.

A man and woman read an exhibit panel on Intrepid's flight deck while their child points at the propeller of an aircraft.

Enjoy exclusive benefits, including free admission. Learn more and join today.