Interested in a Group tour?

Interested in a Group tour?

To schedule a tour for children or school groups, please contact tours@taubmanmuseum.org or
540-204-4120 for more information.

March 3 – September 2, 2023

Wonders of Glass: From the Collection of Susan S. and David R. Goode

Students will tour The Susan S. and David R. Goode Collection which features a wealth of innovation, intricacy, and craftsmanship. Masters of their craft include artists Ginny Ruffner, Toots Zynsky, Hiroshi Yamano, and Jon Kuhn among others. Our expert tour guide will provide insights about the works on display, and students will learn the science behind glassmaking. Group participants will create an art project inspired by the exhibition. Elementary students will have time in Art Venture, the museum’s interactive art gallery.

Duration: 90 minutes for 2-3 classes/groups; 120 minutes for 4 classes/groups

Cost: $5 per student, required chaperones free (1 per 10 children required), additional chaperones $5

Roanoke County K-1st grade free

January 3 – December 31, 2023

Permanent Collection: Taubman Museum Highlights

2,000+ WORKS OF ART

The Taubman Museum of Art has more than 2,000 works in the collection, from the 10-foot sculpture Art World by James Harold Jennings to the inch-and-a-half square photograph Maggie on Beach with Dog by Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, and from 3,500-year-old Egyptian Ushabiti ceramic figures to contemporary Roanoke artists. Artists on view include John Cage, Pierre Daura, Howard Finster, Dorothy Gillespie, Chrystella Meador, and Hunt Slonem, among others. Students will discover the highlights of the museum with their tour guide, then will have time in the classroom to create art inspired by their visit. Elementary students will have time in Art Venture, the museum’s interactive art gallery.

Duration: 90 minutes for 2-3 classes/groups; 120 minutes for 4 classes/groups

Cost: $5 per student, required chaperones free (1 per 10 children required), additional chaperones $5

Roanoke County K-1st grade free

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