Bechtler Museum of Modern Art’s next Family Day is Saturday, February 9th, 2019, from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is free for kids under 18, and $8 for adults.
Besides the free and discounted admission, there will be free hands-on art activities throughout the museum for families to enjoy.
Kids and families can explore the art and artists in the Bechtler collection through special hands-on art activities and family-focused museum tours during Family Day Saturday, February 9 from noon to 4:30 p.m. Drop in anytime during the afternoon.
We heart modern art at the Bechtler!
On Saturday, February 9, celebrate Valentine’s Day by creating your own modern art-themed handmade Valentine’s Day cards in the second-floor classroom. Explore the theory of color in the museum’s lobby. Finally, create Wassily Kandinsky inspired concentric circles collages in the fourth-floor family gallery.
Guided gallery tours are also available at 1 and 3 p.m. These tours are complimentary and meet in the museum lobby.
Admission is free for kids under 18.
1. Lobby: Color Theory Drawings
2. Classroom: Modern Art Valentines
3. Family Gallery: Concentric Colors Painting
Exhibitions on View: 2 – Framing It! (closing February 17); 4 – Bechtler Unseen
Complimentary guided tours of the galleries will be available at 1 and 3 p.m., which meet in the Bechtler lobby.ADMISSION
Admission to Family Day is FREE for kids under 18 and $9 for adults. On Family Day, all children’s merchandise in the museum store is discounted 10%. Choose from a selection of art books, contemporary toys, activity sets and more.