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Bring your family to the Museum for educational programming for the whole family!

ArtSchooled


Artschooled is an outdoors and in-person program where children and families learning from home can create works of art together in the park. All projects inspired by works of art currently on view at the Tampa Museum of Art. Projects are designed for children in grades K-5, with the option for their caretakers to also participate and create.

Classes take place at a different park in Hillsborough County every month. In April, classes take place at Kenly Park (3101 N 66th St, Tampa, FL 33619)

All materials provided, including a trading card with a photo and info about the work of art that inspired that day’s project.

Bring sun protection, bug protection, and a blanket to sit on – basically anything you would normally bring for fun at the playground. 

register for classes in april:

April 13: Geometric Horse Racer

April 20: Bird Feeder Sculpture

April 27: Painted Shield

Summer Art Camp


The Tampa Museum of Art offers smaller and safer all-day or half-day art camps where campers can create, learn, and play in our socially-distanced classroom, in the galleries, and in the Curtis Hixon playground. Camps have different themes based on the Museum’s permanent collection of antiquities, modern & contemporary art, and exhibitions on view in our galleries.

Registration for Museum Members opens February 15, Not-Yet Members can register starting February 27.

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Art Spot


Tune in to learn about a work of art at the Tampa Museum of Art, and then follow along with your host Anthony Record to make a work of art inspired by it!

Art Spot activities allow participants of all ages and any skill level to engage more deeply with a work of art from home, to experiment and play with everyday art supplies and household materials, and create something unique with projects inspired by artwork at the Tampa Museum of Art.

A new video is released the first Saturday of every month at 9AM!

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Family Days


Are you looking for a fun day out with the family?

The Museum holds several Family Days each year offering Art Spot, activities inspired by the Museum’s current exhibitions, drop-in docent-led tours, pay-as-you will admission to the galleries, and more. Each Family Day highlights a different exhibition on view, so be sure to join us throughout the year.

Pay-as-you-will admission for all visitors.

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Art Space


For the past 10 years, Art Space has partnered with a number of community organizations to provide quality engagement with the visual arts to economically and environmentally disadvantaged youths. Art Space Partners work with Museum Education Department staff to design individualized programming that may include gallery visits, hands-on experience in the classroom, and offsite visits. Partners include The Portico, The Spring, and Redefining Refugee. This program is by invitation only.

Interested in partnering with your organization? Contact us below.

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GFA Children's Activity Tent


Every year the Museum participates in the Gasparilla Fine Art’s festival, facilitating the children’s activity tent. Join our Museum staff and volunteers in March for fun and free art projects in the Curtis Hixon Park! Check the calendar below for event dates.

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For questions and inquiries about Children & Families programming,
contact the Education Department.