Family Day: I Heart Modern Art
LOCATION: BECHTLER MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9 FROM 12 - 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, 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 children!
1. Lobby: Color Theory Drawings
2. Classroom: Modern Art Valentines
3. Family Gallery: Concentric Colors Painting
Complimentary guided tours of the galleries will be available at 1 and 3 p.m., which meet in the Bechtler lobby.
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.
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