April 1st Schedule: Bugs & Butterflies
art to go family tote bags
11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Museum entrance
Have a tote-ally good time at the DMA with an Art to Go family tote bag! Check out the color-themed tote or the sensory tote and have fun with your family using the activities to explore works of art in the Museum's collection.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Drop in and create a bug-inspired masterpiece with crayons and watercolor.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Arturo’s Nest, C3
Say hello to Arturo, the Museum’s family mascot. Don’t forget to write him a letter!
nature sensory play stations
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Touch, smell, hear, and see the beauty of nature by exploring nature sensory stations. Look at butterflies with a magnifying glass, build with kinetic sand, dig for bugs and more!
pop-up art spot
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Galleries
Visit our cart for creative games and activities in the gallery.
11:30 a.m.–noon, C3 Theater
Join award-winning storyteller Ann Marie Newman for stories and songs based on works in the Museum’s collection.
A Bug's Life family tour
12:15–12:45 p.m., Meet at the C3 entrance
Search the Museum's galleries for interesting insects and beautiful bugs in this interactive tour led by Museum staff.
story time with the Dallas Public Library
1:00–1:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Listen to enchanting stories told by our librarian friends.