In Residence January 21, 2023 - May 14, 2023

Familiar characters, including best friend duo Elephant and Piggie, faithful companion Knuffle Bunny, and The Pigeon are featured. In this exhibit, visitors are invited into the imagination, whimsy, and humor of author and illustrator Mo Willems.

What You'll Do

  • Make art inspired by Mo Willems.
  • Step into activities pulled directly from the pages of his books.
  • Engage in dramatic play.
  • Learn about the rich social and emotional lives of the author’s characters.

The Pigeon Comes to Long Island! A Mo Willems Exhibit was co-organized by Children's Museum of Pittsburgh and The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

Special Events

Member Exclusive hours January 21, 2023 and January 22, 2023: Tickets required.
Opening Weekend celebration activities: January 21, 2023 and January 22, 2023 1-3pm.