Calendar

  1. School’s Out Camp: Colors of the Season, Ages 6-10

    Monday, December 11 | 9 am

    Experience the wonders of winter through snowy landscapes in the galleries and creating your own works inspired by the sights and sounds of the season. 

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  2. Holiday Family Fun Friday

    Friday, December 15 | 5:30 pm

    Enjoy a winter wonderland at NCMA filled with our favorite games and toys! Playful art-making, free treats for the kids, and a visit from Santa are just a few of the...

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  3. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Dreams

    Saturday, December 16 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Take a family-friendly tour of the museum to discover magical scenes of nighttime, slumber, and dreams...

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  4. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Dreams

    Sunday, December 17 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Take a family-friendly tour of the museum to discover magical scenes of nighttime, slumber, and dreams...

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  5. What's in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, December 21 | 10:30 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  6. What's in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, December 21 | 11:30 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  7. What's in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, December 21 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  8. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Dreams

    Saturday, December 30 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Take a family-friendly tour of the museum to discover magical scenes of nighttime, slumber, and dreams...

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  9. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Dreams

    Sunday, December 31 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Take a family-friendly tour of the museum to discover magical scenes of nighttime, slumber, and dreams...

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  10. What’s in the Box?: People

    Thursday, January 4 | 10:15 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  11. What’s in the Box?: People

    Thursday, January 4 | 11:15 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  12. What’s in the Box?: People

    Thursday, January 4 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  13. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Saturday, January 6 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  14. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Sunday, January 7 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  15. Pop-Up Art: Africa 3-D

    Sunday, January 7 | Noon

    Create a sculpture inspired by techniques and materials from artists across the African continent.

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  16. School’s Out Camp: Once upon a Time, Ages 6-10

    Monday, January 8 | 9 am

    Art and stories go hand in hand. Explore how art tells stories and stories inspire art! Uncover exciting new stories, and create art inspired by them.

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  17. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Saturday, January 13 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  18. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Sunday, January 14 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  19. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 18 | 10:15 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  20. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 18 | 11:15 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  21. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 18 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  22. Family Fun Saturdays: Foil Embossing

    Saturday, January 20 | 10 am

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Please note: All participants (children and...

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  23. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Saturday, January 20 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  24. Family Fun Saturdays: Foil Embossing

    Saturday, January 20 | 1 pm

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Please note: All participants (children and...

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  25. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Sunday, January 21 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  26. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Saturday, January 27 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  27. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Art Detectives

    Sunday, January 28 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Look up close and untangle clues to find the hidden story in works of art. This family-friendly Museum...

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  28. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, February 1 | 10:15 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  29. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, February 1 | 11:15 am

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  30. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, February 1 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while exploring art together at NCMA’s interactive preschool workshop. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch...

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  31. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Celebrate Black History!

    Saturday, February 3 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    February is Black History Month. Celebrate Black and African-American artists and stories in the Museum...

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  32. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Celebrate Black History!

    Sunday, February 4 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    February is Black History Month. Celebrate Black and African-American artists and stories in the Museum...

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  33. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Celebrate Black History!

    Saturday, February 10 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    February is Black History Month. Celebrate Black and African-American artists and stories in the Museum...

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  34. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Celebrate Black History!

    Sunday, February 11 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    February is Black History Month. Celebrate Black and African-American artists and stories in the Museum...

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  35. What's in the Box?: Animals

    Thursday, February 15 | 10:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  36. What's in the Box?: Animals

    Thursday, February 15 | 11:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  37. What's in the Box?: Animals

    Thursday, February 15 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  38. Family Day: Around the World

    Saturday, February 17 | 10 am

    Calling all globetrotters: discover art from our big, beautiful world right here at the NCMA! Enjoy hands-on art activities, stories from far-away places, scavenger hunts...

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  39. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Celebrate Black History!

    Sunday, February 18 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    February is Black History Month. Celebrate Black and African-American artists and stories in the Museum...

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  40. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Celebrate Black History!

    Saturday, February 24 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    February is Black History Month. Celebrate Black and African-American artists and stories in the Museum...

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  41. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Celebrate Black History!

    Sunday, February 25 | 10:30 am

    No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    February is Black History Month. Celebrate Black and African-American artists and stories in the Museum...

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  42. School’s Out Camp: Lions and Tigers and Bears. OH MY!, Ages 6-10

    Monday, March 12 | 9 am

    Come explore all the marvels of the animal kingdom as we take inspiration from all our favorite animals, from the cuddly to the fierce. Join us as we make art that is all...

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  43. School’s Out Camp: Mixing the Media, Ages 6-10

    Monday, April 2 | 9 am

    Sculpture, collage, painting, and drawing! Discover the variety of media in our galleries and Park, and try them out in your own creations.

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