Summer Family Fun

 

DMA Family Summer Experiences

Enjoy a new experience each day! Make family connections and memories with works of art as you enjoy story time, guided tours, and gallery talks. Fun for all ages!
 

Programs begin on June 9 and take place through August 14. There will be no featured activities on July 3 and 4.

Daily Activities:

Art Spot
11:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Center for Creative Connections (C3)

Catch the creativity bug at the C3 Art Spot. Use ordinary everyday materials to make something new and creative. It’s anytime art making for everyone!

Family Gallery Guides
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Family Fun Cart, Level 1 near the DMA Cafe

Give your imagination a workout—DMA-style! Pick up a family gallery guide and learn fun facts, play matching games, and find inspiration from selected works of art in the collection.

Featured Activities:

TUESDAYS in June and July

Art to Go Family Tote Bags
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Check out a bag at the Hoffman Galleries in June and the Tower Gallery in July
Ready to have a tote-ally good time? Try out a DMA Art to Go family tote bag! Check out the color-themed tote or the sensory tote and have fun with your family using the activities to explore any works of art in the Museum’s collection.

WEDNESDAYS in June, July, and August

Pop-Up Art Spot
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Find the Pop-Up Art Spot on Level 2 in June, Level 3 in July, and Level 4 in August through August 14
Take a creative break in the galleries! Stop by to find fun activities for all ages at the Pop-Up Art Spot cart.

THURSDAYS in June and July

Story Time
Noon–12:30 p.m. Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk
From tall tales and legends to daring adventures and fairy tales, every work of art has a story! Join education staff to hear stories read aloud in the galleries.

Family Tours
2:00 p.m., Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk

Explore works of art in the Museum’s collection through movement, sketching, stories, and more in this interactive tour.

FRIDAYS in June, July, and August

Pop-Up Art Spot
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Find the Pop-Up Art Spot on Level 2 in June, Level 3 in July, and Level 4 in August through August 14 (no Pop-Up Art Spot on July 3)
Take a creative break in the galleries! Stop by to find fun activities for all ages at the Pop-Up Art Spot cart.

SATURDAYS in June, July, and August

Pop-Up Art Spot
11:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m.
Find the Pop-Up Art Spot on Level 2 in June, Level 3 in July, and Level 4 in August
(no Pop-Up Art Spot on July 4)
Take a creative break in the galleries! Stop by to find fun activities for all ages at the Pop-Up Art Spot cart.

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Format: 4/29/16
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