Art Venture is an innovative exploratory gallery for youth and families. Visitors to Art Venture can paint, draw, build, connect music with art, investigate 3D printing and printmaking, create sculptures, display artwork, and much more. This interactive hands-on learning environment includes continuously changing programming that engages children ages 12 months to 17 years and connects to our exhibitions and permanent collections.
15 Interactive Stations: Painting, Printmaking, Drawing, Sculpture, Music and Visual Art, Science, Architecture, Theatre, Pre-Toddler area, Giant Dry Erase Board, Color Wheel, 3D Printing, Older Student Stations, and Community Display Area. Stations have self-directed activities with curriculum connections and guiding questions to stimulate learning.
Art Venture Hours
Wednesday - Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Closed Monday & Tuesday
Art Venture Group TimeGroups of 10 or more wishing to spend time in Art Venture as part of a daycare field trip, community summer camps, and spring or winter break programs should to call ahead to reserve group time in Art Venture. Additional staff and art supplies will be provided to guide your group through the variety of activities available.
Duration: 60 minutes
Fee: $5 per child, chaperones are free (one per 5 children is required)
Reservations should be made at least 3 weeks ahead of desired reservation date. To arrange, please contact Katrina King, Tours & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, at 540.204.4131 or firstname.lastname@example.org.