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Sat 08.07.2010

Family Day: Our Cities Ourselves

Families will learn how transportation choices affect our cities and create their own designs showing ideas for NYC's transportation future.

When: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM SATURDAY, AUGUST 7

Where: At The Center   

Two Sessions: 11 AM - 1 PM or 2 - 4 PM

Families will explore the Center's exhibition Our Cities, Ourselves: The Future of Transportation in Urban Life using our Family Guide. Participants will have a chance to pedal a pedicab, load a freight bike and drive a bus in ten world cities highlighted in this interactive exhibition. We'll also look at ten architects' visions for the future of these cities and then create our own designs for NYC's future.

Pre-registration required.

Family Day Programs are designed for children ages 5 – 13 years old, accompanied by an adult. Admission is $20/family of 4; $10 for Center for Architecture Foundation Dual/Family Members; additional guests accompanying a Family Admission are $5 each.


The Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place
NY, NY 10012
(212) 683-0023

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