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Family Days & Festivals

Family Day 2012

Photos by Evi Abeler, Michael J. Palma, and Michael Toolan

Losar Family Day: Himalayan New Year Celebration
Sunday, February 22, 2015
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon of art, crafts, food, and music to celebrate Losar, the Himalayan New Year at the Rubin Museum of Art!  Watch as a master artist creates a sand mandala, contribute to a giant collaborative mandala, construct colorful butter sculptures, and sip Himalayan butter tea.  Go on a family gallery tour and enjoy traditional Tibetan music performances throughout the day! 


$10 per child; 10% discount for children of individual members;

Adults pay regular admission fees.

Free for children under 1 year, Cool Culture members, and Dual Family and above museum members. 
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***Free Tickets for Dual Family and above members are only available at the door or buy calling the box office at 212.620.5000 ext. 344

Check out to find out more about the Asian New Year festivities for families happening in NYC.  Mention “CelebrASIA” when purchasing your ticket to any of the events for a special discount.



Previous Family Days

Explore our previous Family Days by clicking one of the following links:

Losar Family Day 2014 
Fall 2013 Family Day: Festival of Lights
Spring 2012 Family Day: Himalayan New Year
Fall 2011 Family Day: Fantastic Journeys

Spring 2011 Family Day: Himalayan New Year

Fall 2010 Family Day: Peace Lab
Spring 2010 Family Day: Expedition Cosmos