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Labor Day weekend has come and gone, marking the unofficial end of summer. While there’s plenty of upcoming Rubin Museum programs and exhibitions to get excited about, it’s bittersweet to say goodbye to the sunny season!

Take a look at these ten Instagram posts that perfectly capture all of the fun we’ve had this summer at the Rubin. Be sure to follow us (@RubinMuseum), and share your own shots for a chance to win our #InstagramoftheWeek challenge!


In this pic, an adorable young visitor makes a paper lotus flower at the Rubin Block Party.


A visitor enjoys the weather on a nice summer night!


A few visitors striking a pose in the exhibition, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge: Try to Altar Everything, which closed last month.


A visitor heading into the Museum on a beautiful day in Chelsea.


A young visitor explores the Himalayas on our map wall in Gateway to Himalayan Art.


The glorious Dikyi channeled her inner Amy Winehouse on stage at the Rubin Block Party.


The Museum hosted a visit from the Queen Mother of Bhutan earlier this summer!


Our visitors—and staff—have been catching Pokémon all summer!


This summer Cafe Serai offered refreshing summer drinks like the Pomegranate Lime Quencher and blueberry lassis to help visitors escape the summer heat!


This visitor took an awesome shot of the window decals near our Cafe Serai and Museum Shop entrance.

Follow and tag us on Instagram (@RubinMuseum) to share your favorite Museum moments and enter for your shot to win our #InstagramoftheWeek challenge.

Header image photo credit: Andrew Williams