The book and toy area has been newly renovated into a Tree of Life theme. We have new toys that encourage imaginative play, as well as a wonderful selection of children's books.
The galleries have special appeal to children of all ages. Several cases in the Girard exhibition Multiple Visions:
A Common Bond have special appeal to children, and
are noted in the Gallery Guide. Families can also pick up
an Ipod touch and take a Multimedia tour of the Girard Wing.
A kite making station for all ages is part of
Tako Kichi: Kite Crazy in Japan. Wooden Menagerie: Made in New Mexico offers mask making as well as a station to listen to animal stories, Try your hand at puppet making and literature on a string in Brasil & Arte Popular . Parents, teachers and artists
are encouraged to use our all age hands-on
art making projects on-line» and programs are
offered seasonally, see Events below.
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Santa Fe, Albuquerque and Taos!
Arts Alive 2014!
FREE hands on art making for ages 3 to 103, in the Outdoor classroom on Milner Plaza, inside the atrium when it rains! To schedule groups, call Patricia at (505) 476-1212. See the complete schedule at all 3 museums
10am to 2pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays
July 22 & 24- Make Japanese Kites
July 29 & 31- Make Brazilian Dolls
August 5 & 7- Make Animal Masks
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