Free Admission Thursday at Brooklyn Children's Museum - see INFO below. Brooklyn Childrens Museum is the worlds first museum designed expressly for children. Founded in 1899 as the worlds first childrens museum, Brooklyn Childrens Museum (BCM) is New York Citys largest cultural institution designed especially for families. Brooklyn Childrens Museums mission is to provide first cultural experiences for children and families that inspire curiosity, creativity, and lifelong love of learning. Brooklyn Childrens Museum promotes cultural literacy through experimentation and exploration. We believe in the power of culture to help children and families find comfort, resilience and stimulation. We work to ensure that all children have access to cultural learning opportunities that build empathy, encourage creative thought and problem solving, and inspire global citizenship. More Info below.