Now Open 7 Days a Week! Mon-Sat 10-5; Sun 11-5
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The Museum School at the Museums has been providing educational and cultural enrichment for people of all ages since 1918. The program began with studio art instruction and has expanded to include the areas of science, art history, creative writing, genealogy and history. The programs offered represent the rich and diverse resources and collections at the Museums and are led by dedicated staff and faculty. The Museum School is a place to learn, explore and let your imagination join your creative energies!

Office Hours

Monday–Friday, 9 am–5 pm
Saturday–Sunday, Closed

Youth Classes - Summer

Led by dedicated instructors, programs are limited to 12 or fewer participants and will take place in the museums’ educational studios, classrooms, planetarium, galleries, and special exhibits. Visit the Amazing World of Dr Seuss Museum and enjoy fun activities inspired by our special exhibits Kids Design Glass and Clifford the Big Red Dog. Bring a snack and a brown bag lunch. DRESS FOR MESS!

Mixed Media: Prints, Paints & Forms In Nature!

Mixed Media: Prints, Paints & Forms in Nature!

Drawing From History

Drawing from History

Scavenger Detectives!

Scavenger Detectives!

Optical Illusions & Eye-Magination

Optical Illusions & Eye-Magination

Wildlife Adventures

Wildlife Adventures

Nature! Mixed Media

Nature! Mixed Media

Scavenger Detectives!

Scavenger Detectives!

Creatures Of The Shadows

Creatures of the Shadows

Discover the Renaissance: Egg Tempera

Summer Program for Teens

Explore your interest with specialists who share your passion! Designed for students who have an active interest in the arts, this intensive program draws inspiration from the Museums’ collections and special exhibits. Please bring a brown bag lunch and snack. DRESS TO MAKE ART!

Mixed Media: Prints, Paints & Forms In Nature!

Mixed Media: Prints, Paints & Forms in Nature!

Drawing From History

Drawing from History

Nature! Mixed Media

Nature! Mixed Media

Discover the Renaissance: Egg Tempera

Adult Classes - Art & Cultural History
Adult Classes - Genealogy
Genealogy: Diving Deeper, What Did I Miss?

Genealogy: Diving Deeper, What did I Miss?

Adult Classes - Art Principles
Abstraction: Color & Design

Abstraction: Color & Design

Adult Classes - Drawing
Basic Drawing

Basic Drawing

Drawing FUN–damentals—Anyone can do it!

Adult Classes - Pastels
Passionate Color In The Pastel Landscape

Passionate Color in the Pastel Landscape

Adult Classes - Pottery & Mosaics
Beginning/Intermediate Mosaics

Beginning/Intermediate Mosaics