Spring Break at the DMA

First Tuesday at the Dallas Museum of Art is a monthly program designed specifically for children 5 and younger.

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You're invited to our Spring Break garden party! Let your creativity bloom at this fun-filled week of nature-themed art making, guided tours, story times, and gallery activities for families, all inspired by works of art in the DMA's collection.

Art Spot -- 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Center for Creative Connections (C3): Find inspiration in works of art in the DMA's collection, from colorful quilts to an acrylic chair. Drop by to design your own chair, play with our weaving wall, share a memory, and more.

Family Gallery Guides -- 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Family Fun Cart, Level 1 near the main Visitor Services Desk: Pick up a guide and learn about selected works of art in the DMA’s collection.

Story Time -- 11:30 a.m.–noon, Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk: Story Time is limited to the first 30 participants. Pick up your free ticket at the main Visitor Services Desk at 11:20 a.m. Plant the seed and let your imagination grow during story time led by education staff members in the Museum galleries.

Pop-Up Art Spot -- Noon–2:00 p.m., Level 2: Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot for creative writing, playing, and sketching activities inspired by nearby works of art.

En Plein Air Sketching -- Noon–2:00 p.m., Fleischner Courtyard: En plein air is French for "outside." Visit the transformed Fleischner Courtyard for an outdoor sketching experience inspired by French Impressionist artists.

The Bloom Room -- 1:00–4:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3: Visit the Tech Lab to play a game of wildflower bingo, squish some kinetic sand, or strike a pose in our photo booth. Don't forget to stop and smell the roses at our scent matching station.

In the Garden -- 1:00–4:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3: Drop by the studio to design your own floral collage-drawing and then work with family and friends to help us convert the wall of our studio into a lush garden mural.

Girl Power (half) Hour Family Tour -- 2:00–2:30 p.m., Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk: Two tours available (one in English, one in Spanish), each limited to the first 30 participants. Pick up your free ticket at the main Visitor Services Desk at 1:50 p.m. Did you know March is Women's History Month? Help us celebrate women in art on this interactive tour led by DMA educators.

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