Family Programs


Director's Open House

Saturday, August 18, 1 – 4 pm
Stop by and meet New Director Dr. Lee Anne Chesterfield! This family-friendly Director’s Open House will include brief remarks by Chesterfield at 1:30 pm and an afternoon of tours, entertainment and art activities for all ages. Learn more.


Family Day: What is Art?

Saturday, September 29, 1 – 4 pm 
Enjoy a fun and imaginative afternoon of art. Take a tour and explore a variety of materials and mediums from artists around the world. Discover your favorite works of art then sculpt a 3-D creation and make a sun print with unusual objects. This program is ideal for families with children ages 5 – 11, but all ages are welcome. 

Tot Times

Join us the first Friday of each month at 11 am for an engaging tour and art-making program for children ages 2 – 5 and their families. Space is limited. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to start time to register. 
September 7, 11 am | Faces & Places
October 5, 11 am | Museum on the Move
November 2, 11 am | No Tot Time
December 7, 11 am | Cool Colors


"Always-on Activities"

Stop by the Bishop Study Center the next time you are at the museum and participate in our always-on activities. Visit the Kids + Families area of our website for a description of activities available.


Looking for Art Camps for Kids?

Learn more about our Thanksgiving, Spring Break and Summer Art Camps, here.