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

Summer Art Camp

Come make art with us this summer! Spend a week at the Tampa Museum of Art, creating fun projects inspired by the artwork on display in the Museum galleries.

Registrations are open!


Art+ Members: February 17th at 8am

Not-Yet Members: February 29th, 8am

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Westchase After School Art Program

For those enrolled in the Westchase Recreational Center after school care program, we offer new and fun art projects on Monday afternoons inspired by the Tampa Museum of Art’s current and upcoming exhibitions, instructed by a certified K-12 art teacher.

Mondays 3:00pm-4:15pm

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A bi-weekly program where homeschooled children and their families can create works of art together, inspired by works currently on view at the Tampa Museum of Art. Projects are designed for children in grades K-5 with the option for caretakers to also participate and create. All materials provided.

Every other Thursday, 1p-2p

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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 Spot

Join us on Saturday afternoons in the Museum’s studio classroom for free drop-in art making! A new beginner level art project is introduced every week with the guidance of the Museum’s professional art teachers. All projects are inspired by artwork on view in the galleries, so do not forget to take a look with the whole family!

Free for all visitors.

Every Saturday 11a-2p

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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.