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Check back soon for information on Game Youth Lab Programs. We offer game labs for teens year round at different times. We will post all updates here. If you want to stay updated sign up for the teen newsletter. We will offer programs for all ages in the future.  

Spend a few summer days at Game Design Lab, a unique three-day program for high school students at Museum of the Moving Image. The Lab is completely free.


The Lab is held at the Museum. Participants will receive a six-ride Metrocard. Participants are responsible for bringing or purchasing their own lunch. Snacks will be provided.

What You'll Do

DISCOVER some of the newest independent games being created; play and discuss classic games; learn what makes your favorite game fun.

DESIGN modifications to your favorite games to make them your own; collaborate with Lab partners to develop creative solutions; play test your ideas.

CONNECT with professional game developers; explore college and career opportunities in game design; gain behind-the-scenes access to games in the Museum’s collection; network with peers from other schools.

Questions? Call 718.777.6854 or email