Kids & Family

Art Zone

Discover the VBMA’s hands-on activities from floor to ceiling! There’s even an interactive projector wall that will surely challenge even the most active imagination. 


Museum Studios

Last Saturday of the Month


Themed, docent-led mini tours of the VBMA’s exhibitions and a connected art project in the Museum Art School studios.

*Drop-in between 10am and 1pm; no registration required. FREE

October 26, November 30, December 28, January 25

Museum Stories

Every Wednesday
9:30-10:30am (0-24 months)
10:30-11:30am (2-4 years old)

A theme-based, participatory program for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers that includes reading books, singing songs, dancing, and creating art together. Museum Stories takes place in the VBMA’s Art Zone. (Please note: there will be no Museum Stories on Wednesday, December 25 or Wednesday, January 1)

*Space is limited; pre-registration required. $5 per family or free with VBMA membership.

Wed 23

Museum Stories 9:30am (0-24 months)

October 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Wed 23

Museum Stories 10:30am (2-4 years)

October 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Wed 30

Museum Stories 9:30am (0-24 months)

October 30 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Wed 30

Museum Stories 10:30am (2-4 years)

October 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Holidays at the Museum

Sunday, December 8, 2019

The VBMA’s annual family-friendly event celebrates the season with holiday lights and the city of light (Paris)! Kids and their caregivers will enjoy mini tours of the exhibition L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters, performances by local youth groups, and festive studio projects.
FREE. No registration necessary