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Free, family friendly video gaming exhibit opens at Manhattan center

Paley Center for media features Nintendo Switch, Xbox and more.

A new, family friendly video gaming exhibit has

A new, family friendly video gaming exhibit has opened at The Paley Center for Media in Manhattan. Photo Credit: The Paley Center for Media

A new, free video gaming exhibit has launched for gamers and families at The Paley Center for Media in Manhattan, formerly known as the Museum of Television & Radio.

"PaleyGX: Your Ultimate Gaming Xperience" features platforms such as Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Xbox, PC Gaming, and Oculus Virtual Reality. Games including Fortnite, Minecraft, Mario Kart 8, Just Dance and more; all the games are rated E for everyone, says Maureen Reidy, The Paley Center for Media's chief executive.

“It’s an opportunity to play with the latest and hottest games,” Reidy says. The venue also will host tournaments as well as appearances by well-known gamers and YouTubers.

The center is just steps from Rockefeller Center, at 25 W. 52nd St. between Fifth and Sixth avenues, and it is open Wednesdays to Sundays noon to 6 p.m.; on Thursday evenings, it stays open until 8 p.m. For more information, call 212-621-6600 or visit paleycenter.org.

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