First Tuesday

Tuesday, December 5, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.





December 5: Dreams of Snow

art-making activity
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Drop in and create a wintry snowflake painting.

meet Arturo
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Arturo's Nest, C3
Say hello to Arturo, the Museum's family mascot. Don't forget to write him a letter!

snowy day sensory play
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Squish hot chocolate play dough, pretend play with Arctic animals, do some mitten math, toss a pretend snowball, and more at one of our winter-themed sensory stations.

pop-up art spot
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Museum Galleries
Visit our cart for creative games and activities in the galleries.

Winter Wonderland ​puppet show with Geppetto's Marionette Theater
11:30 a.m.–noon, C3 Theater
Take a whirlwind journey to the North Pole in this charming holiday review featuring dancing elves, an ice-skating penguin, and other marionette characters set to familiar holiday tunes. After the show, children may try their hand at the strings with our teaching puppets!

Cozy and Warm family tour
12:15–12:45 p.m., Meet at the C3 entrance
No need to bundle up for this cozy tour! We'll search the galleries for all of our warm holiday favorites—hot chocolate, snuggly quilts, and marshmallows by the fire—in this interactive tour led by Museum staff.

story time with the Dallas Public Library
1:00–1:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Listen to enchanting stories told by our librarian friends.