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Bring the kids every second Saturday for fun with a Western and wildlife twist! Enjoy different themed activities each month, including story time in the galleries, a kid-friendly guided tour, a make & take art project, and a chance to explore the museum with a family activity guide.

Free for members
Free with admission for non-members

Upcoming Family Days

Pueblo Pottery
Saturday, February 9
10:30a.m. -12:30p.m.

Where does clay come from and how is it used? Examine pottery and sculpture made by Native American artists, such as Tammy Garcia, and then transform clay into a unique creation of your own. Best for ages 3-10; children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited.

Sunprints
Saturday, April 13
10:30a.m. -12:30p.m.

This month we explore the world of photography through the lens of artist Edward Curtis. Examine the process of photography by creating your own sunprint in our children’s studio.  Best for ages 3-10; children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited.

Tlingit Totems
Saturday, May 11
10:30 a.m.-12:30p.m.

Explore artmaking of the Tlingit Society through Totems and sculpture. How are animals used to tell a story? Create your own recycled masterpiece inspired by what you find. Best for ages 3-10; children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited.