LOCATION: BECHTLER MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
OCTOBER 15 FROM NOON UNTIL 4:30 P.M.
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, October 15 from noon to 4:30 p.m. Drop in anytime during the afternoon.
Construct a Joan Miro-inspired fantasy skyscape in the fourth-floor family gallery. Channel the Firebird, one of Charlotte's most iconic images, in the second-floor classroom with a glitter glue mosaic art activity. Take inspiration from the exhibition All That Sparkles... 20th Century Artists' Jewelry and create your own jewelry and keychains in the museum lobby. Guided gallery tours are also available at 1 and 3 p.m. These tours are complimentary, and meet in the museum lobby.
Admission to Family Day is FREE for kids under 18 and $8 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.
Family Day is generously sponsored by
Art supplies provided by
Image: Family Day at the Bechtler © Wendy Yang Photography
- Monday10am - 5pm
- Wednesday10am - 5pm
- Thursday10am - 5pm
- Friday10am - 5pm
- Saturday10am - 5pm
- Sunday12pm - 5pm
Book a space at the Bechtler to host your next event.
- Audio tours
- Docent-led tours
- Group tours