SENIORS TOURS & WORKSHOPS
Please note: New York City now mandates that all visitors ages 5+ must be vaccinated; as of December 27, all those ages 12+ must show proof of full vaccination (typically two shots), and all those ages 5 to 11 must show proof of one shot. Face masks continue to be required for everyone (ages 2+). Learn more about the Museum’s safety guidelines here.
2 hours (recommended)
Pay a discounted group admission rate, and explore any of the Museum’s general-admission exhibitions on your own.
Behind the Screen Tour
Explore highlights of the Museum’s core exhibition on a guided tour with a Museum Educator. The tour is a one-of-a-kind experience that immerses visitors in the creative and technical process of making, promoting, and presenting films, televisions, and other forms of digital entertainment.
The Jim Henson Exhibition: Guided Tour
45–60 minutes (recommended)
With a museum educator as your guide to the inspiration behind The Jim Henson Exhibition, discover the creative genius and legacy of Jim Henson, which includes puppets, character sketches, scripts, interactive experiences, and costumes from the worlds of Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, Fraggle Rock, and more. This dynamic experience explores Jim Henson's groundbreaking work for film and television and his transformative impact on culture.
Temporary Exhibitions Tour
Access to temporary exhibitions is always included in the cost of a self-guided visit. Additionally, the Museum offers guided tours of some temporary exhibitions. Please visit our Temporary Exhibitions page for information on current offerings.