Family Activities +
Children’s Art Classes

Look, learn, and laugh together as you and your family experience American art together with engaging hands-on programs. 

Winter Lights 2022 – 2023

Experience our family-friendly Winter Lights with illuminated structures and interactive features from dusk to 10pm nightly November 18 through January 29, 2023.

Children’s Art Classes

Offered September – May once a month on Saturday mornings, the Museum’s studio art classes, for children ages 7-10, are designed to ignite creative experimentation while teaching fundamental art techniques.

Want to learn more? Contact Michael Carsone, Studio Programs Manager, at mcarsone@thewestmoreland.org.

In-Gallery Activities

Interact with artworks in a new way with fun in-gallery activities! Sketch at one of the table top easels sprinkled throughout the galleries or create your own structure or bridge at the Jix construction station, located in McKenna Gallery, where inspiration awaits from numerous artworks featuring buildings and bridges.

New Ways for Kids to Engage

Coming later this fall, families will have two new ways to connect with and learn about art at the Museum and after their visit too! Art Smart Search Guides designed for different age groups and Take-Home Art Kits will be available soon!

Museum From Home

When you are not able to make it to the Museum, here are some fun art activities to experience at home.

Art Coloring Pages

See our collection of Art Coloring Pages, featuring works of art from the permanent collections that have been transformed into mini coloring books!

Activities Pinterest Board

Visit our Pinterest board, Art Activities at Home, and complete one of the art activities inspired by our permanent collection!

Check out our other #MuseumFromHome Art Activities listed below

More activities coming soon

Stay up to date on new activities on our blog as well.

Share Your Creations!

Did your family create a masterpiece using one of our guides or kits — or even a project of your own inspired by The Westmoreland? Share it on social media using: #TheWestmorelandForFamilies

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