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Family Programs

Read and Look

Join us for Read and Look in the museum galleries on select Saturdays! We will take over a corner of the museum to read a book about the ancient world together. Then we’ll find related artifacts and art on display!

This tour is great for our younger visitors, ages 4–8. All children must be accompanied by an adult. The program begins at 2:00 PM.

Family Day

Join us twice a year for this family-friendly event featuring engaging, hands-on activities related to the cultures of the ancient Middle East, Greece, Egypt, and Rome!

Announcing Fall 2022 Family Day!

The theme of this fall's Family Day is Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean and it will take place from Noon to 3 PM on Sunday, October 16, 2022. 

  • Grab your Kelsey Passport Book and join us on a journey through time as we explore trade in the ancient Mediterranean. Discover the routes traders took, over land and sea. Explore a Graeco-Roman marketplace and learn how money was used in the ancient world. There will be plenty of hands-on activities for kids of all ages, as well as docent-led tours of the galleries. Don't miss this unique event that is fun for the whole family.

The spring Family Day is scheduled for Saturday, March 25, 2023. More details to come.