Experience the museum exhibit featuring the four heroic ninjas-in-training—Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™! Leap to the rescue and learn teamwork, collaboration, and problem-solving as you work your way through puzzles, mazes, and obstacles. Explore the sewer-like lair, where good guys win and bad guys lose! Since 1984, these four iconic brothers have rocked it with their talent and teamwork, inspiring generations. Now families can now join these pizza-eating, crime-fighting “Heroes in a Half Shell” to hone their ninja skills and problem-solving intellects while learning the secrets of the sewer!

The Dojo and Splinter’s Room

In order to create a seamless ninja fighting team, Master Splinter has devoted many hours to training the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT). In the Dojo, Splinter and Raphael show visitors the value of hard work, practice, and knowing your enemy.


  • Bridge Building Cooperative Activity
  • Ninja Weapons Display
  • Virtual Weapons Practice
  • Classic Brain-Teaser Puzzles
  • Answer the Cheese Phone
  • Know Your Enemy
  • The Origin Story Toy Diorama

The Underground Lair

Families are encouraged to explore the Turtles' Lair, discover facts about these teenage crime-fighters, and hone their own individual skills.


  • Street View Periscope and the tPod
  • TMNT Trivia
  • Explore the Sewer Lair
  • Family Time Toy Dioramas
  • “Skateboarding” with Michelangelo
  • Sewer Pipe Assembly
  • Mikey’s Pizza Grabbing Game
  • Which Turtle are YOU?

Donatello’s Workshop and Lab

Donnie is the inventor of the group; his lab is the place to try your hand at creative problem solving, as well as learning from mistakes.


  • Circuit Board Challenge
  • Mutagen Management
  • Sewer Map Maze

Streets of NYC

Put your skills and training to the test in the Streets of NYC. Try working together to stop the villain Shredder and his allies.


  • Back Alley Rope Maze
  • Pizza Shooter Arcade
  • Turtle Team Power
  • Allies and Enemies Dioramas

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