|Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX Photo: Tim Hursley
Nasher Sculpture Center
Located in downtown Dallas, the Nasher offers indoor and outdoor exhibit
spaces featuring modern and contemporary sculpture.
Target First Saturdays: Free admission every first Saturday of the month, 10 am – 5 pm
Families and children are invited to explore the current
exhibition through an interactive and fun-filled day featuring tours, art activities, live demos and more. A special NasherKids
passport is a great keepsake from the event, offering incentives for repeat visits and additional take-home art activities.
Monthly “Big Ideas” and Art Activities:
Activity 10 am – 12 noon
Artist Demonstrations 10 am – 12:30 pm
Art Scavenger Hunt 10 am – 2 pm
Family Tours, Hourly, 10:15 am – 12:15 pm
Yoga in the Garden presented by Yogasport (weather permitting) 11:30 am
Discovering Books with
Every Child Ready to Read 12 noon
Storytime with the Dallas Public Library 12:30 pm
NasherKids Meal available in Nasher Cafe 11 am – 2 pm
The special exhibition "Cuddle
on the Tightrope" is on through September 9th, 2012.
The Crow Collection
Located in the Arts District, the Crow features galleries exhibiting
the art of China, Japan, India, and SE Asia. Admission is free.
Family Days on First Saturdays offer special programs between 10 am and 2 pm, with such activties
as perfomances, face painting, story telling, art activities, and more.
Dallas Museum of Art
The Museum offers ancient through modern and contemporary art in its permanent collections,
plus special visiting exhibitions. Children's programs are available on First Tuesdays (with free admission) and on Third
Friday evenings when the museum celebrates "Late Nights."
See the "Legacy of the Plumed Serpent in Ancient Mexico" through November 25, 2012.
|Queen Semiramis at the Dallas Museum of Art
Through November 5th, the Arboretum is featuring the sculptures of world-renowned glass artist Dale
See our "Meet the
Artist" page for pictures of his spectacular works.
|Dale Chihuly at the Arboretum
Amon Carter Museum of American Art
This Forth Worth Museum offers permanent and special collections of American Art. Admission is free.
Kimball Art Museum
Located in Fort Worth, the Kimball features art from around the world. Admission is free.
Special programs include family festivals, children's workshops, and family tours.
The Kimbell at 40: A Family Celebration, Sunday, October 7, noon–4 p.m.
fun doesn't stop at 40! Help the Kimbell celebrate four memorable decades in Fort Worth with a community-wide art party
featuring an expanded lineup of live music performances, art-making activities, children's films, and guided family tours
for all ages.
|Photo: Robert LaPrelle
|Photo: Robert LaPrelle
Art & Seek
The Art & Seek website provides features and calendars for art, musical, and
cultural events in North Texas.