Skip to main content

Spy: The Secret World of Espionage at Discovery Times Square

  • Author:
  • Publish date:

Looking for a fun way to spend time with your family and find out about the life of a spy? Head to Discovery Times Square to learn about the secret world of spies and how they operated throughout time.


Entering the exhibit, one can find artifacts from the CIA and FBI that tell the stories of the past. It is an educational experience filled with facts from the World Wars and Afghanistan. Learning about the welbikes and Sleeping Beauty, the British WWII Two-Man Submersible, were favorites for my family.

A big highlight for all ages is the Lazer Maze where one needs to carefully go through the security lazer beams without sounding an alarm. It gave me the feeling that I was going through a lazer dance navigated by Nightfox in the movie, Ocean's 12.

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

Tips to Combat Holiday Weight This Year

Tips to Combat Holiday Weight This Year

Every year we steal ourselves for the struggle, you'd think at this point we'd have it down and maybe you do. For those of us who don't- Lisa Corsello, the founder of Burn Dynamic Group Fitness with three locations in the San Francisco Bay recently shared some tips with Momtrends more


6 Ways to De-bloat After Thanksgiving

We love Thanksgiving but it does come with a feeling of being bloated and full for days. While it may be a day to indulge, but there are a few secrets to beat the unwanted bloat that comes with it. Check out these tips from Peak Performance trainer Jessi Kneeland before, during more

flu survival tips

10 Survival Tips to Ease Flu Symptoms

You’ve done everything you could to keep your family healthy this winter, but a cold or the flu has infiltrated your house anyway. Now what? I’m guessing you’d typically grab your laptop or smart phone and search for remedies. Well, you don’t have to now. Just bookmark this post more

Another favorite in this interactive world of espionage is to become an agent and disguise your voice. Technology allows an "agent" to pick and choose how they want to sound. This was definitely a crowd pleaser.

The Spy Exhibit is at Discovery Times Square, located at 226 West 44th Street.

The interactive exhibition is open Sunday – Thursday, from 10am – 8pm, and Friday – Saturday, from 10am – 9pm, with the last allowed entry 45 minutes prior to closing each night.

Kerri G. is a not only a teacher, wife and writer but a full time working mom of three savvy ladies. You can read about her adventures in traveling, fashion and money sense at Raising Three Savvy Ladies and on Twitter as @SavvyMomNYC.

 Momtrends was not compensated for this post. We did receive tickets for the purpose of this review.

Related Articles