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NYC museums & galleries
Press Release-Best Of Tours 2018! (Our 3rd consecutive award)
Take a Tour…
Contemporary, Modern and Multicultural Museum & Gallery Tours!
(1.5 hours) 3.5 and up (+ Adult / Drop-off available for ages 6 and up.)
Come with your child to NYC museums and galleries! The Met, MoMA, Guggenheim, UES, Chelsea galleries and more… children (and adults) can experience the excitement the vast visual art scene New York City has to offer. What’s better than original hands-on art fun, with unique materials – right in front of the pieces, to stimulate learning? Let us help your child to discover artists and demystify art processes. With the use of plastics, collage, metal, wire, found objects, special pencils and more… these energetic tours are engaging to even our youngest tour-goers! Both parent and child are introduced to modern and contemporary artists, diverse cultures, a wide variety of mediums and techniques, on-site.
Currently limited to small groups ($85pp, 2 minimum) and private tours ($340 for up to 4 participants) *Diverse art materials for 3-4 art projects + gift bag are included.
Art Activities are custom-tailored and age-appropriated.
Inquire / Register for an upcoming tour! (Live or Virtual)
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“Thank you, thank you, thank you for the trip to the Met yesterday!!! Walker absolutely loved it and was so proud of his artwork. He explained in detail each one to his father and brother this morning… Thanks for opening up their minds and abilities.” -Kate
Are the grandparents coming to town? Looking for an entertaining birthday plan? A museum tour is an amazing gift for birthday parties, family in town or just a group of friends looking for something to do that’s new and unique!
EXAMPLE ART-MAKING TOURS:
The Art of Hilma af Klint @ Guggenheim Museum: Learn about Abstraction, Art Concepts & Klint
Practice using various drawing/coloring media & papers
Start your own Sketchbook! (This exhibit has ended, however a very exciting multi-media new retrospective is available.)
Met/Africa & Oceanic Arts: Animals, Masks & Stories: Discover Africa and the native Oceanic artists through metal embossing, fabric & animal designs!
Met: Are your curious about Contemprary Art? Don’t know where to begin? Explore several artists, projects and materials each tour and see how and why select works are important to share with your children!
Met: Metal, Line, Shape & Balance: Explore texture & line with metal & wire. Create a Calder Stabile, David Smith metal embossing, explore John Chamberlain crushed metal sculpture with your bare hands.
Met: Want to learn interesting stories about the Impressionists? This was an exciting time in history…From color theory & science to friendships, travel and light. You’ll love what we’ll use to explore these masters!
Have another exhibit in mind? Tell us about it! With Museum Adventures; We can design a tour fit to your needs.