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Family Fun at the Museum

Inspire lifelong connections with art through fun family programs, gallery guides, and activities. Find something new to do with each visit!

Family Sundays

Uncover the stories of the Museum’s collection every Sunday afternoon with hands-on art activities and a family-friendly tour of the galleries, featuring a new theme every month.

The Family Tour begins at 2:30 pm. Space is limited and sign up is required on site beginning at 1 pm each Sunday for that day’s tour.

Wee Wednesdays and Weekends

Learn, play, explore, and grow as you discover new ways of interacting with art during the Museum’s program for its youngest visitors, with time for play, storytelling, museum walks, and art making.

Recommended for children 3 to 5 and their caregivers.

Please note that Wee Weekends for November and December are canceled. This program will return in early 2020.

Family Resources

Travel through time and across the globe without ever leaving St. Louis! Take a self-guided, engaging tour of artworks in the Museum’s collection with a Family Gallery Guide, or grow curiosity for art through drawing, writing, movement, and imagining using a Find Activity Card.

Available at the Information Centers and Families Resources Sign at the Museum.

Winter Celebrations

Let’s make the season merry and bright! The Saint Louis Art Museum celebrates the festive winter season and global seasonal traditions in December with a weekend of art making, live performances, tasty seasonal treats, and more!

Kwanzaa

Enjoy an afternoon of culture, performance, and tradition during the Museum’s annual Kwanzaa Celebration.

 

Upcoming Family Events

Nov17
Event Date / Time
1–4 pm
Event Category
Families
Nov24
Event Date / Time
1–4 pm
Event Category
Families
Dec01
Event Date / Time
1–4 pm
Event Category
Families

Teens

Teen Arts Council

Teen Arts Council (TAC) is a group of arts-minded teens who serve as ambassadors and advisors in designing and implementing programs by teens for teens. TAC members meet twice a month during the school year and receive behind-the-scenes Museum experiences, free arts-related workshops, and a creative and supportive arts community.

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Teen Assistants

The Teen Assistant program is an employment and mentoring opportunity for St. Louis area teens. Teen Assistants get real work experience while also learning important life skills like cooperation, time management, and problem solving. As paid part-time employees of the Saint Louis Art Museum, Teen Assistants work closely with staff members on a wide range of programs and events.

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Upcoming Teen Events

There are currently no upcoming events. Please check back soon.

Youth

Classes

Learn, play, explore, and grow at the Museum’s program for our youngest visitors.  Join us for an adventure as we discover new ways of interacting with art and each other. With time for play, storytelling, museum walks, and art making, Wee Wednesdays and Wee Weekends provide a fun and interactive way to explore the Museum together. Recommended for children 3 to 5 and their caregivers.

Please note that Wee Weekends for November and December are canceled. This program will return in early 2020.

Youth SmART

Bring your community organization, camp, or homeschool group to the Museum for a 90-minute Youth SmART experience during the school year or summer that includes creative art projects, guided tours, and lively discussions. Each year Youth smART engages thousands of young visitors with opportunities to explore art and culture from around the world. Contact us to learn more about Youth SmART.

Upcoming Youth Events

Nov20
Event Date / Time
10:30–11:30 am
Event Category
Youth
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Dec18
Event Date / Time
10:30–11:30 am
Event Category
Youth
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