Anytime Activities

Anytime Activities are DIY-style resources and self-led activities from Archtober partners that can be done at your leisure. Check out kid-friendly lessons, printables, videos, exhibition guides, and more.

Photo: Hunter's Point South Waterfront Park. Co-designers: SWA/Balsley and WEISS/MANFREDI. Prime Consultant and Infrastructure Designer: ARUP. Photo: Albert Vecerka/ESTO.

Guide
Family

Architecture at Home

Center for Architecture
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Printable
Family

Architecture at Home - ABC’s of Architecture: Illustrated Building Parts

Center for Architecture
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Guide
Family

Architecture at Home - Digital Activity: Architectural Scavenger Hunt!

Center for Architecture
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Guide
Family

Architecture at Home - Drawing Activity: Looking Outside My Window

Center for Architecture
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Printable
Family

Building Bingo

Museum at Eldridge Street
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Video

Cherry Esplanade Walk

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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Guide

Collections Online Portal – Architectural Element Highlights

South Street Seaport Museum
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Guide
Family

Design It Yourself: Mini Exhibit

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Guide
Family

Design it Yourself: Design a Prototype for a User

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Guide
Family

Design it Yourself: Design a Streetscape

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Online Exhibition

Drawing from Life: A Look at the Work of Botanical Artist Maud H. Purdy

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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Guide

Dynamic National Archive of Women in American Architecture

Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation
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Guide

Gardening How-To Articles

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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Guide

Great Crashes of Wall Street Virtual Tour

cultureNOW
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Guide

Green-Wood Cemtery Tree Finder

Green-Wood Cemetery
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Guide
Family

Guggenheim Building Activity Sheet

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
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Guide

Inside Schermerhorn Row: A Virtual Tour of the Seaport Museum’s Landmark Buildings

South Street Seaport Museum
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Guide

Inside Thompson Warehouse: A 19th Century Landmark, Revealed

South Street Seaport Museum
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Guide

Little Island Audio Tour

Little Island
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Guide
Family

Look Closely: Discover History Through Photographs

Museum at Eldridge Street
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Guide

Map - Virtual Village: Explore and Save #SouthOfUnionSquare

Village Preservation
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Guide

Map - Women’s Suffrage History

Village Preservation
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Guide

Maps - Urban Archive/Village Preservation Tours

Village Preservation
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Printable
Family

Museum at Eldridge Street Coloring Pages

Museum at Eldridge Street
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Guide
Family

My New York: Changing Everyday

Museum at Eldridge Street
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Video

NYBG Lecture Library

New York Botanical Garden
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Guide

New York From Home

Museum of the City of New York
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Guide

New York Responds: The First Six Months

Museum of the City of New York
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Guide

Online Exhibition - African American Design

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Online Exhibition - Activist New York

Museum of the City of New York
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Online Exhibition - America's Mayor: John V. Lindsay and the Reinvention of New York

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Guide

Online Exhibition - Center for Architecture Lab: Indigenous Scholars of Architecture, Planning and Design (ISAPD)

Center for Architecture
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Online Exhibition

Online Exhibition - Close to the Edge: The Birth of Hip Hop Architecture

Center for Architecture
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Guide

Online Exhibition - Eileen Gray

Bard Graduate Center
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Online Exhibition - Miracle on Fourth Street: 85 Years As a Museum

Historic House Trust
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Guide

Online Exhibition - Single-Story Project

Center for Architecture
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Online Exhibition - The Global Phenomenon of Multifaith Worship Spaces

Center for Architecture
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Guide

Online Exhibition - The Greatest Grid: The Master Plan of Manhattan 1811-Now

Museum of the City of New York
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Guide

Online Exhibition - Topiary Tango

Center for Architecture
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Guide

Pioneering Women of American Archiecture

Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation
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Podcast

Queens Memory Project

Queens Public Library
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Video

Reimagining Blackness and Architecture

Museum of Modern Art
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Guide

Seaport Architecture Gems

South Street Seaport Museum
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Guide

Seaport Museum x Urban Archive Virtual Guided Walking Tours

South Street Seaport Museum
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Video
Family

Sketch with Jeff

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
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Guide

The Art & Architecture of Park Avenue from Lever to Grand Central

cultureNOW
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Guide

The Commons - The Heart of New York City

cultureNOW
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Video

The Glass House: Texture and Transparency

The Glass House
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Guide

The Green-Wood Phenology Project

Green-Wood Cemetery
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Video

The Merchant's House Museum Virtual Tour

Historic House Trust
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Podcast

The Oral History Collection

Weeksville Heritage Center
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Guide

The Writer and the Wrecking Ball

South Street Seaport Museum
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Video

Virtual Views

Museum of Modern Art
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Guide

Virtual Views: New York, Open City

Museum of Modern Art
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Guide

Virtual Views: Sculpture Garden

Museum of Modern Art
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Guide

Visualize NYC 2021

Center for Architecture
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Video

What Makes New York New York

Museum of the City of New York
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Anytime Activities

Anytime Activities are DIY-style resources and self-led activities from Archtober partners that can be done at your leisure. Check out kid-friendly lessons, printables, videos, exhibition guides, and more.

Photo: Hunter's Point South Waterfront Park. Co-designers: SWA/Balsley and WEISS/MANFREDI. Prime Consultant and Infrastructure Designer: ARUP. Photo: Albert Vecerka/ESTO.