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KIDS & FAMILIES

Kids ages 6-12 and your families, join us for monthly free programs to explore our local history! Explore topics such as Haudensoaunee culture, the Tommy Plane and other local  inventions, and human rights. Programs are hands-on, youth-centered, and open to all children. Children must be present with an adult. 

Current and former program partners include: Cayuga Nation, Dorothy Cotton Institute, The Youth Farm Project, and the Ithaca Aviation Heritage Foundation.


Our Exhibit Hall is open to all ages! You can request coloring sheets, Exhibit Hall Scavenger Hunt, and activity guides for different ages from the front desk when you arrive. 

Available Activities for All Ages (3-103):

Explore our History at Home activity sets for local history learning adventures!


Please visit our Events Calendar to see all our upcoming events and registration details. 

LEARNING ACTIVITIES FOR YOUTH

Funding for these programs is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts.

Physical Address

Located inside the Tompkins Center for History & Culture

110 North Tioga Street

(On the Ithaca Commons) 

Ithaca NY, 14850 USA


Hours

Exhibit Hall -  Thursday-Saturday 10am-5pm / Sunday - 10am-3pm - CLOSED M-W

Cornell Local History Research Library & Thaler/Howell Archives - By appointment only. Please contact archives@thehistorycenter.net

Contact                                                     

Email: Refer to Contact page for individual emails, General inquiries to community@thehistorycenter.net

Phone: 607-273-8284

Web: thehistorycenter.net

Find us on social media @tompkinshistory




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