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Holiday Time in PaleyLand with Santa

Sat Dec 7, 2019
Various times
All ages
FREE (Santa photo with PaleyLand digital frame plus the digital file is $10)

The Museum of Television and Radio's Paley Center hosts free, continuous daily screenings of beloved classic holiday TV programs from the Paley Archive, along with family activities and a visit with Santa.

On opening day, visitors can take part in a meet and greet with “Kai” from the LEGO Ninjago movie and “Everest” from the Dreamworks feature film Abominable from 1pm to 3pm, and “Frosty the Snowman” from 1pm to 2pm.

To celebrate Hanukkah, visitors can participate in activities that include dreidel-making; receive treats of Hanukkah gelt; enjoy screenings of A Rugrats Chanukah and Even Stevens: Heck of a Hanukkah; and pose for a photo by a stunning eight-foot-tall menorah, crafted out of woodland materials of white birch bark and evergreens.

PaleyLand celebrates Kwanzaa with screenings of Rugrats: A Rugrats Kwanzaa and Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Kwanzaa.

Rounding out the month-long holiday celebration, the Paley Center will welcome an early visit from the Three Kings on January 4, 2020 from 1pm to 3pm. Visitors can pose for photos with the Three Kings and a limited number of gifts will be given to the first children who arrive to take part in the festivities. The Paley Center will also show a special screening of Dora Saves Three Kings Day as part of the festivities.

Saturday, December 14: noon – 6pm
Sunday, December 15: noon – 6pm
Wednesday, December 18: noon – 6pm
Thursday, December 19: noon – 2pm (Note early closing time)
Friday, December 20: noon – 6pm
Saturday, December 21: noon – 6pm
Sunday, December 22: noon – 6pm

Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.

Museum of Television and Radio, Paley Center
25 West 52 street
NY, NY 10019
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