Muskegon Museum of Art Offers Field Trips For Kids
Visiting the Muskegon Museum of Art is a great way to provide students with an opportunity to engage with art. Students can explore the exhibitions in a way designed specifically for them.
MUSKEGON MUSEUM OF ART FIELD TRIP DETAILS
Field trips at the Muskegon Museum of Art (MMA) are built with your students in mind. Through communication and planning, the museum experience is tailored to the unique interests of your classroom. The MMA offers guided tours based on current exhibitions, self-led tours which are less formal, and guided tours based on themes such as artistic elements, African American art, colors & shapes, portraiture, and more.
Founded in 1912, the MMA is renowned for its remarkable collection and changing exhibitions. Featuring artists from America and abroad, the MMA prides itself in showcasing both famed historical and contemporary artists.
CURRENT EXHIBITS AND CUSTOMIZED FIELD TRIPS
90TH Michigan Regional Exhibition – August 30, 2018 to November 7, 2018
Armand Merizon : His Life and Works – September 20, 2018 to January 6, 2019
Nat Rosales: FantasMenagerie – October 18, 2018 to January 13, 2019
SONS: Seeing the African American Male – December 13, 2018 to March 10, 2019
Ad Man: Joseph Grey II – December 13, 2018 to March 10, 2019
Patricia Polacco: A+ for Educators – January 31, 2019 to May 12, 2019
In Pieces: The Art of Vintage Puzzles – February 14, 2019 to April 21, 2019
American Spectacle: Paintings from the Detroit Institute of Arts – February 14, 2019 to April 28, 2019
Replay: Sawaya – May 9, 2019 to August 18, 2019
Rising Voices: The Bennett Prize for Women Figurative Realists – May 2, 2019 to September 8, 2019
Live Rock: The Photography of Paul Jendrasiak – May 23, 2019 to September 1, 2019
If you are looking for something specific to fit your classroom curriculum, let us know and we will design it!
We are well-equipped with a functioning auditorium and classroom to aid in facilitating your classroom’s museum experience. Students are often amazed how the visual arts inform or are informed by subjects such as literature, social studies, math, and others. We are happy to act as a bridge of interest for your students.
All guided tours are led by a professionally trained docent, and always free for K-12.
HOW TO BOOK
Address: 296 West Webster Avenue Muskegon, MI 49440
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