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Tour & Explore Art Museums

Exploring the galleries at the world-famous Philadelphia Museum of Art

Whether your child is 3, 13, or somewhere in between, a family art museum outing can be fun and educational. For toddlers, an art museum visit can be eye-opening. For teens, the trip can draw connections with history or inspire art-making at home. Read on to discover more about fascinating collections and kid-friendly happenings at area museums.


For the latest info on local, kid-friendly art museums and centers, check out our 2015 Must-See Masterpieces feature.

Museum Trip Tips for Mom & Dad
• Consider the advice of museum educators to make the most of your visit.
• Discuss "museum manners" with kids before going into the galleries.

More Art Fun
• See works by student artists in your community.
• Contribute your child's art to the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts!


Learn more about art museums in...
► Pennsylvania
► Delaware
► South Jersey


Stephanie Halinski is calendar editor of MetroKids.

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