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11/3 Sunday
Children’s Workshop: What If My Dog Had Thumbs?

Children’s Workshop: What If My Dog Had Thumbs?

Sunday, November 3 11:30am — 12:30pm

Author Mike Perry is at the Museum for a special reading of his book What If My Dog Had Thumbs?, a perfect book for families of all ages. After the reading, get training from Mike as he teaches your child how to draw a dog right in our library! Book your spot for an afternoon at the Museum you are not likely to forget!

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Out of courtesy to our neighbors, only service dogs and invited demonstration dogs are allowed in the museum.


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Service animals are welcome in the museum. The museum entrance is wheelchair accessible via the building’s main plaza on the corner of Park Ave and E 40th Street. Accessible elevators are located on the first floor of the museum to the left of the admissions desk and gift shop. Public restrooms include accessible facilities.

If you have any questions regarding accessibility, please feel free to contact the museum.

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Non-flash photography is permitted in the Museum for personal (non commercial) use except where noted. Flash photography, videography and tripods are not permitted in the Museum.