The new kids gallery opens today at the National Gallery of Victoria. New York, New York has been created to accompany the MoMA exhibition, also opening today, and celebrates the Big Apple with lots on kid friendly activities.
There are touch screens with quiz questions and facts about New York, a city themed marble run, a photo booth and a large collection of New York City building blocks. The walls of the gallery are covered in changing projections of city scenes and New York icons.
New York, New York is free to enter. This is a fully accessible space but there isn’t much room inside so it will be recommended that prams are parked outside the entrance.
The National Gallery of Victoria is located in the arts precinct on St. Kilda Road, a short walk from Flinders Street Station.