Rubin Museum of Art

  • Hours
  • Today: 11 a.m - 10 p.m!

  • The museum is closed on Christmas, Thanksgiving, and New Year's Day.

  • The Cafe and the Shop are open during the museum hours.

find us on the map


Become a member today and explore the diverse cultures, art, and traditions of Himalayan Asia.
Join Now.

Special Offer
Bring a Friend for Free

Educator Open Houses

Join us for a FREE Educator Open House!

September 19, 2014

4:00-6:30 PM

Rubin Museum of Art Education Center (132 W 17th Street)

K-12 Educators are invited for a special evening of conversation and learning with fellow teachers.  Come meet Tibetan Buddhist monks from Namdroling Monastery in India and watch them create a traditional sand mandala. Join us for an art-making workshop, take a tour in the galleries, and learn how mandalas connect to different subject areas.

Evening includes:

  - Q&A session with monks from Namdroling Monastery

  - Learn about the mandalas in the permanent collection

    from curators and educators

  - Free ongoing tours of the Rubin Museum focusing on

    curricular connections

  - Resources and ideas for the classroom

  - Opportunity to mingle with fellow educators

  - Delicious refreshments and snacks

  - Stay for K2 Lounge at Café Serai immediately following

    the Open House

  - And much more!

To RSVP, please email or call 212-620-5000 x 262

For directions to the museum, click here.