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. Free and fun for all ages!

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Programs begin on June 14 and run through August 13.

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 and THURSDAYS

Art to Go Family Tote Bags
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Check out a bag from the Pop-Up Art Spot
Ready to have a tote-ally good time? Try out a DMA Art to Go family tote bag! Check out a tote and have fun with your family using the activities to explore any works of art in the Museum’s collection.

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 2 in August through August 13.
Take a creative break in the galleries! Stop by to find fun activities for all ages at the Pop-Up Art Spot cart.

WEDNESDAYS

Story Time 
Noon–12:30 p.m. and 1:00–1:30 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.

Selected THURSDAYS

Teen Tours 
630–7:30 p.m., Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk
Explore the history of art on a tour just for teens! Join us as we uncover the story of the DMA's collection through close looking and discussion. No prior art history knowledge required-we'll get you up to speed!

FRIDAYS and SATURDAYS

Spotlight Tours 
2:00 p.m., Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk
Get to know the DMA through a Spotlight Tour. DMA docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors of all ages to the highlights of our collection.

SATURDAYS

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 2 in August
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: 8/24/16
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