Family Day

Learn about the art and artists of Bechtler Collection and engage imaginations during Family Day at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. Participate in hands-on art activities, special museum tours and more.

Time and Admission

Family Day events are held from noon to 4:30 p.m. and are designed for drop-in attendance. Admission is free for children and $8 for all others.

2016-2017 Dates and Themes

February 11, 2017

Celebrate Valentines Day with hand made cards. Get abstract by making torn paper collages in the style of Italo Valenti and create sketch portraits in the style of Alberto Giacometti. 

May 13, 2017

Explore the kinetic sculptures of Jean Tinguely using gear stencils and watercolor pencils.   


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