City Sundays: Summer Family Film Series
Select Sundays, June and July, 2 pm
Come escape the summer heat and kick back with a movie at the New-York Historical Society! New York and history fans will enjoy these family friendly flicks, complete with popcorn and shown in the Klingenstein Library, as part of our summer family film series. Then stick around and visit the galleries to see photographs of New York then and now, create a historical baseball dream team, or play a Newsie-for-a-day game!
The Muppets Take Manhattan
Sunday, June 23, 2013; 2 pm
Directed by Frank Oz, 1984
Rated PG; 93 minutes
Come explore Manhattan with the silliest of mischief makers, the Muppets! Join Miss Piggy, Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, and the whole muppet crew as they work to get their new musical on the Broadway stage. After the film, see if you can spot a muppet balloon in our Thanksgiving Day parade photographs in the DiMenna Children’s History Museum.