Educator Resources

Summer Camp Group Visit

Educator Resources

The New York Transit Museum works with teachers and students to develop free resources for classroom learning.  Archival images, lesson plans, standards alignment, suggested reading lists, and background information can be used on their own, to prepare students for a trip to the New York Transit Museum, and to continue the learning after a visit.

Design a Vehicle

Explore the impact of public transportation on a community, and see how vehicles have changed over time.

Lesson Plans


Miles of Tiles

Discover the relationship between art and the New York City Transit system through visual art, music and poetry.

Lesson Plans

Journey to the Past

Learn about the history of transportation in New York City, and compare the past and present through the lens of public transit.

Lesson Plans