Family Days

What is a VMFA Family Day?

Bring the entire family and discover the richness of cultures from around the world, the science behind art-making, and the stories of the artists and their art. Become an artist for the day while exploring traditional art objects, art activities, and performances and entertainment related to VMFA’s collection and special exhibitions. Activities are recommended for children ages 3–12. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All ages welcome. Free; no tickets required.


Save the Date!

ChinaFest: Year of the Metal Rat

Sat, Feb 8, 2020
10am – 4:30pm
Free. No reservations or tickets required

Join VMFA in celebrating the Lunar New Year! Take part in art activities, demonstrations, performances, and collaborative projects to welcome in the Chinese New Year!

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