First Tuesday

Tuesday, September 2, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.





September 2 First Tuesday


art-making activity
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Drop in and create a rain stick inspired by the Museum's sculpture of Tlaloc, the Mixtec rain god.

meet Arturo
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!

pyramid building
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Work together with friends and family to build Lego pyramids and create a mini Maya city!

pop-up art spot
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Museum Galleries
Visit our cart for creative games and activities in the gallery.

storyART with Ann Marie
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.

bienvenidos a mexico! family tour
12:15-12:45 p.m., Meet at the C3 entrance
Travel back in time to meet legendary heroes and see objects from ancient Mexico in this interactive tour led by education staff. Tours will be offered in English and Spanish.

story time with the Dallas Public Library
1:00-1:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Listen to enchanting stories told by our librarian friends.

Ollimpaxqui Ballet Folklorico directed by Eduardo Gutierrez
1:30-2:30 p.m., Horchow Auditorium
Celebrate the arts of Mexico with the brilliant costumes and choreography of this talented cultural performing group as they take us on a journey through Mexico. This performance is supported in part by the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs.