The Museum will be open 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

  1. WORKSHOPS
    “Learning Through Art” Summer Institute for Middle School Educators

    SOLD OUT
    Beck Building

    Middle school educators can “Gogh” all out at this three-day institute. The Museum’s art collections and exhibitions, including Vincent van Gogh: His Life in Art, offer innovative methods for connecting art to your classroom.

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sketching in the Gardens of Bayou Bend

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Visit Bayou Bend during open-sketching hours, when guests are invited to draw from Bayou Bend’s natural woodlands and formal gardens. Paper, clipboards, and pencils are provided. 

  3. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    MFAH Playdate

    Beck Building

    Children up to 35 months old, and an adult caregiver, enjoy a multi-sensory experience in the galleries. Families sing songs, listen to storybooks, and take part in fun, art-related games and activities.

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Highlights of the Audrey Jones Beck Building

    Beck Building

    ​Join this 45-minute tour to sample works on view from collections throughout the Beck Building. Each tour includes different works of art, so your experience is always a fresh look at the Museum!

  5. LECTURES
    Curating “Prospect New Orleans”

    Law Building

    Get an inside look at the process of curating Prospect New Orleans, a large-scale citywide contemporary-art triennial. 

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