Family

Got kiddos? DUMBO’s teeming with toddlers and for good reason. Get the scoop on all things for all family members here.

Music for Aardvarks is back in DUMBO!

A musical experience for families with children ages 3 months to 5 years, Music for Aardvarks provides children with a positive image of their world and help them relate to their surroundings through original music that celebrates the lives of children growing up in an urban environment.

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About 16 Main Street Galleries 

Built in the 1800s by Robert Gair as a horse stable, 16 Main St, also known as The Stable Building, has been a subsidized cultural space owned by Two Trees Management for the past three decades. Today, three galleries are housed at 16 Main Street: Minus Space, Klompching Gallery, and United Photo Industries.
Usagi

Art + Culture

163 Plymouth Street

About Usagi 

Designed by Sou Fujimoto, Usagi is a concept store that houses an art gallery, library, and cafe, all-in-one. The Gallery showcases the work of both local and global talent, providing a place of discovery for everyone. Through exhibitions, performances and workshops, it aims to make innovative and stimulating art, design and technology more accessible to new audience. The Cafe features special blend coffee from 95 RPM Coffee Roasters and tea menu selections from Ippodo, an authentic Japanese tea house from Kyoto. The Library functions as a space where customers can read and get creative ideas through rare visual books on design

About Recess DUMBO 

Recess is a playspace for children ages 6 months to 6 years old and their parents. Enrichment classes and birthday parties are also offered. Recess has custom-made play structures that are designed for curious minds and busy bodies to explore. Learning is fun at Recess too. The talented staff and variety of programming will help your children learn what they like and have a great time doing it.

About Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 6 

Pier 6 has something for everyone. Kids and families will love its collection of imaginative playgrounds, featuring everything from an assortment of swing sets and slides to a sprawling sandbox and a whimsical water play area. Three sand volleyball courts provide for parkgoers who like to get active. A variety of lawns, ranging from secluded to expansive, invite visitors to relax and take in the views of New York Harbor. Pier 6 also features a beautifully planted Flower Field designed to delight in all seasons. Fornino offers delicious pizza, salad, sandwiches, and drinks on its rooftop during the warmer months,