Family Sundays

You're invited to the Museum every Sunday afternoon for hands-on art activities and a lively 30-minute family tour through the Galleries. Each month's family activities focus on a different, family-friendly theme. Family Tour leaves at 2:30 pm. Sign up for the Family tour is required, and starts in Grigg Gallery at 1:00 pm each Sunday.



More information will be provided as it becomes available.


Sunday, August 6, 13, 20, and 27
1-4 pm; Family Tour at 2:30 pm

Fashion Forward
From kings in dazzling suits of armor, to elaborately beaded moccasins and dazzling Egungun costumes, the galleries are packed with fierce fashion. Join the family tour to look for some of the Museum’s best dressed and create your own fashionable works of art each Sunday in August.

Sunday, August 20
1-4 pm; Family Tour at 2:30 pm

Passport to India
Celebrate Indian Independence Day with an afternoon of art and performance. Drop by our sari station to learn all about traditional Indian clothing, strike a pose during a family yoga session, and create your own artwork inspired by the arts and crafts of India.


Sunday, September 3, 10, 17, and 24
1-4 pm; Family Tour at 2:30 pm

A Walk on the Wild Side
Family Sundays take a walk on the wild side in September. Drop by the Museum for a month of art activities and tours based on some of the furry and ferocious critters in our collection.

Sunday, September 17
1-4 pm; Family Tour at 2:30 pm

Passport to Korea
Explore the Museum’s amazing collection of Korean art with Family Sundays. Celebrate Chuseok, a major Korean harvest festival, with an afternoon of performance and artmaking. Museum visitors can learn about Korean culture, enjoy a traditional Korean dance performance, and take part in story time in the Museum’s Asian art galleries.
The Museum’s Chuseok celebration is presented in collaboration with the Gateway Korea Foundation.

Sunday, September 24
3 pm

Story Time in the Galleries