Events Calendar
Learn, explore and play at the Museum during one of our seasonal festivals, daily science demonstrations, or evening programs.
Caregiver Appreciation Day
Caregiver Appreciation Day
September 21
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and CaringKind invite caregivers of individuals with dementia to our second annual Caregiver Appreciation Day!
Sensory Friendly Evenings (teens and adults, ages 14+)
Sensory Friendly Evenings (teens and adults, ages 14+)
September 25
Learn about the British Airways Concorde on a rare behind the scenes tour of this historic aircraft! Explore hands-on artifacts and do an activity based on this supersonic jet during this sensory-friendly program.
Your Brain on the Military
Your Brain on the Military
September 25
Join us on September 25 for a virtual town hall discussing veteran mental health concerns around COVID-19 and service-related issues. Learn about how social changes, grief and economic loss are affecting our veteran community, and about resources and treatments available at the Military Family Wellness Center.
Intrepid Book Club Reads Bloods by Wallace Terry
Intrepid Book Club Reads Bloods by Wallace Terry
September 29
At this virtual meeting, we will be discussing the classic Bloods: Black Veterans of the Vietnam War: An Oral History by Wallace Terry. This collection of oral histories tells the stories of Black veterans as they fought in Vietnam for their country and also at home for their civil rights.
Build it, Sail it, Fly it
Build it, Sail it, Fly it
Access Family Programs
October 4
Explore Intrepid and its aircraft to discover how they were built and changed over time. Families will learn how artifacts are fixed and maintained today and practice problem-solving and collaboration through challenges and activities.
Innovators
Innovators
October 16
Niki Werkheiser will introduce NASA's Game Changing Development Program, an initiative that engages students to innovatively adapt NASA technology to solve complex problems. Beer and wine available for purchase with valid ID. Ages 21+. Register in advance. More information coming soon.
Space Race
Space Race
Early Morning Openings (ages 3-18)
October 24
Discover what makes airplanes and helicopters similar and different. Learn how they fly through the air through hands-on experiments, art activities and exploration of the Museum's aircraft collection.
Life in Space
Life in Space
November 8
Discover what it takes to travel to and from space! Visit the Space Shuttle Pavilion to learn about life in space and practice training like an astronaut.
Veterans Day Weekend
Veterans Day Weekend
November 11
Celebrate with us and honor our servicemen and women at the Museum's Veteran's Day ceremony. Join us as we recognize their service, commemorate their sacrifice and honor them for defending our treasured way of life.
Traditions Aboard Intrepid
Traditions Aboard Intrepid
Access Family Program
December 6
Explore Intrepid's historical spaces and find out how crew members celebrated special occasions with their fellow sailors. Families will make connections to their own traditions and take home celebratory projects.
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
December 7
Attend a wreath-laying ceremony on board Intrepid, in remembrance of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Free with admission.
Ports of Call
Ports of Call
Early Morning Openings (ages 3-18)
December 19
Intrepid visited many ports and countries around the world throughout its years of service. Use your five senses to learn about Intrepid's journeys and imagine some of your own!