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First Tuesday

Tuesday, December 6, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow! Never mind the Texas weather, we'll still have plenty of snowy fun as we celebrate the winter season with art-making activities, story time, family tours, and more in this fun-filled day designed specifically for children ages 5 and under.

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Arturo's Art & Me: C Is for Castle

December 7, 8 or 10, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Arturo's Art & Me is for 3-5 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In December, travel back to the time of kings, queens, knights, and castles and explore tapestries, stained glass windows, sculptures, and more in the exhibition Art and Nature in the Middle Ages.

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Gallery Talks

Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.

Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during weekly lunchtime gallery talks.

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Off the Wall

Second Thursdays, 5:00-9:00 p.m.

This fall, the DMA will launch a new program on the second Thursday of each month. Off the Wall will take an unexpected look at the Museum’s collections with a pop culture twist. Join us on Thursday, December 8 for a different type of winter wonderland, one filled with trivia, gruesome murders and fantastical beasts.

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Toddler Art: Crazy Cats

December 2, 9, or 13, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

Our favorite feline friends have taken over the Museum, and we need your help to find them! Learn about the art of ancient Egypt in December's class as we search the Divine Felines exhibition for cats of all sizes.

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Family Workshop: Material Mash-Up

Saturday, December 10, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for 6-12 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In December, investigate how food, magazine clippings, and even trash can be turned into works of art! In the studio, experiment with ordinary materials to create something extraordinary.

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Pop-Up Art Spot

Saturdays, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot in the Contemporary Galleries on Level 1 for creative writing, playing, and sketching activities inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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Saturday Spotlight Tours

Saturdays, 2:00 p.m.

Get to know the DMA through a Saturday Spotlight Tour. DMA docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors to the highlights of our collection. Tours will depart from the Visitor Services Desk at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday.

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