Bechtler Museum of Modern Art’s next Family Day is Saturday, October 14th, 2017, from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is free for kids and $8 for adults. (Future dates are February 10th and May 19th.)
Besides the free and discounted admission, there will be free hands-on art activities throughout the museum for families to enjoy.
Here are some details about the October 14th Family Day.
Create Mexican paper stars in the Bechtler lobby, Ojo de Dios (God’s Eye) in the fourth-floor family gallery, and torn paper collages in the second-floor classroom. Guided gallery tours are also available at 1 and 3 p.m. These tours are complimentary, and meet in the museum lobby. The Bechtler Young Visionaries will also be partnering with Big Brother Big Sisters of Central Carolinas to provide more family-friendly art activities in the lobby.
On Family Day, visit the museum store for a 10% discount on all children’s merchandise. Chose from an imaginative selection of activity kits, art books and contemporary toys.