Telfair Museums provides many opportunities for families to visit the museum, learn, and make art together. Are you looking for a fun and educational activity for children?
Art Start: Stroller and Toddler Tours
3rd Thursday of Every Month
Start your day with art for the whole family! Once a month our youngest patrons are invited to the museum for story time, a special tour, and art activities. Strollers, crying babies, toddlers, and older siblings are all welcome. Activity fee is $5 per participating child, regular museum admission for caregivers, and adult members are always free.
Young Learners and Contemporary Art
No program in March
Museum closed for St. Patrick’s Day
Collecting Landmark Events with Art
WCWM? (What Can We Make?)
Join us as we open the studios for drop in visits for all ages. wcwm? (What Can We Make?) Focuses on developing problem-solving and critical thinking skills through imagination. Explore your creative side with inspiring activities utilizing recycled materials, found objects, and traditional art supplies. In addition to the wcwm? Project kits, the studios provide watercolor and collage opportunities as well Featured Projects. Always free to members and to visitors with paid admission. Open to adults and children accompanied by an adult caregiver.
January and February
Make paper robots and LED sculptures that light up
Make shrinky-dink art and jewelry
Art in Bloom: Make tissue paper flower crowns
Free Family Days!
One Saturday a Month | 1-4pm
Telfair Museums Free Family Days are offered throughout the year. Enjoy music, artist demonstrations, hands-on art-making, and guided tours free of charge.
Open during regular Jepson Center hours
A great place to visit after school, on rainy days, on weekends, or just anytime, the Telfair’s hands-on learning gallery and interactive exhibits provide an excellent introduction to big ideas about art.
DOWNLOAD EDUCATOR GUIDES on our educational resources page before your museum visit and explore the museum with fun and educational search activities.