Museum Events

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Wednesday, September 19

Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati

Join us for a special field trip addition of the CAC’s Homeschool Wednesday program. We will meet in the lobby, and take a short walk over to the Weston Art Gallery to learn about the artist Chris Engman. Following the tour, we will head back to the CAC for some hands on art making in… Read more »

RSVP $ Categories: Art, Classes, Museum Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Friday, September 21

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

This guided 40 minute tour will explain the positive effects of visually stimulating artworks to developing minds. Baby will be mesmerized by the many masterpieces at the Cincinnati Art Museum! Visitors meet in the Schmiddlapp Gallery, and end the tour in the Rosenthal Education Center for a baby safe artmaking activity. 

RSVP Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

Saturday, September 22

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

This program is designed for families with children who have autism or other developmental disabilities to explore the museum in a comfortable environment. Families will be given a map indicating multisensory learning centers, which are led by specially trained docents. Be sure to stop by the Rosenthal Education Center to participate in an all-ability art… Read more »

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

KidSPACE in Duke Energy Children’s Museum , Cincinnati

  Learn how to sew constellations to celebrate the Autumnal Equinox! Whether you sew by hand or with a machine, your embroidered art will be out of this world!   

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Sunday, September 23

KidSPACE in Duke Energy Children’s Museum

Use art, engineering, and design to create a tiny town with tiny buildings, and people! Who will live in your unique town? What buildings will there be? You decide!

$ Categories: Art, Classes, Museum Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Tuesday, September 25

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

Learn how pioneers of the late 1700s/early 1800s came through the Cumberland Gap  by flatboat down the Ohio River to settle this “new” land. Recommended for children in 2nd through 5th grades.

RSVP $ Categories: Museum Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Wednesday, September 26

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Discover interactive learning stations as you explore the Cincinnati Art Museum during Wee Wednesday’s! Explore the wonderful world of sound as you hear stories, participate in hands-on art projects, and more.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Sunday, September 30

Duke Energy Children’ Museum

Delve into the world of bugs as Meddling with Nature guides you to mount your own insect for display. Be sure to check out this creepy, crawly, cool activity! 

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Science Ages: All ages

Thursday, October 4

Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

Get into the Halloween spirit at the Taft. Hear a story about a skeleton with the hiccups, make a craft and learn about the Taft’s very own (friendly) ghosts. 

RSVP $ Categories: Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Saturday, October 6

Main Library , Cincinnati

STEM Girls University is a program designed to introduce STEM Girls participants to STEM concepts through in-depth discussion and activities featuring women in science. Registration is required. To register, call (513) 287-7001 or visit cincymuseum.org/STEMgirls

RSVP Categories: Classes, Library Events, Museum Events, Science Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Cincinnati Fire Museum

Gold Star chili and Cincinnati firefighters go hand in hand! Celebrate chili with tons of family friendly activities at the Cincinnati Fire Museum including live music,  over 20 games, photos with firefighters, a touch – a – truck area and 10 food trucks featuring at least one chili dish each. 

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Health and Safety, Museum Events Ages: All ages

KidSPACE in Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

HELP! There are kids stranded on an island with no candy. Design a catapult to launch candy to them and save the day.

$ Categories: Museum Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Wednesday, October 10

Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Cincinnati

Celebrate National Fossil Day with Dr. Brenda Hunda, Cincinnati Museum Center’s Curator of Invertebrate Paleontology. You will see fossils from the museums collections and learn all about prehistoric Cincinnati. 

$ Categories: Museum Events, Science Ages: All ages

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

See Cincinnati in a new way. Visit the Paris to New York: Photographs by Eugene Atget and Berenice Abbott exhibition then artist and photographer Kailah Ware will lead participants on a walking photo hunt. Bring your own camera or smartphone. 

RSVP $ Categories: Art, Museum Events, Outdoor Activities Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Friday, October 12

Happening thru:

Heritage Village Museum, Cincinnati

Encounter  a fortune teller, a witch, mad scientist and headless horseman or even walk through a haunted cemetery… if you dare. This slight-fright event, all set in a 19th century village, also features a wagon-ride, face painting and balloon animals.

$ Categories: Museum Events, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Saturday, October 13

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Do you enjoy reading with your family? Join Learning Through, Inc for Books Alive! Family Literacy Adventures with this multi – sensory and interactive literacy experience. 

RSVP $ Categories: Museum Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

See Cincinnati in a new way. Visit the Paris to New York: Photographs by Eugene Atget and Berenice Abbott exhibition then artist and photographer Kailah Ware will lead participants on a walking photo hunt. Bring your own camera or smartphone. 

RSVP $ Categories: Art, Classes, Museum Events, Outdoor Activities Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Sunday, October 14

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Need a bag to collect all of your Halloween treats? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Use our sewing machines to create your own.

$ Categories: Crafts, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, October 20

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Artist Karen Saunders’s project Worn by Humans, explores how we see gender in clothes. We will use paint on shoes, hats and bags to paint away the color and together we will create an installation.

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Sunday, October 21

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Celebrate community with a performance by Vanessa German at 3 p.m. You can also make your own paper doll super figure and practice powerful poses at the ArtCart.

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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