Programs: Calendar July 2013

ArtSee Activities: Family Ties

ArtSee Activities: Family Ties

There’s no other family quite like yours—or is there? Brought to you by Horace Pippin and other artists, paintings of fabulous families inspire your family tree, family portrait, and family-themed bag art activities.

Sunday, February 5
1–4 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free drop-in for all ages.

Visit the galleries with a Free First Sunday ticket.

The Painter

ARTime Storytime: The Painter

by Peter Catalanotto

A moving and lyrical celebration of creativity, family connections, and the art process. Best for children aged 2–5 and their caregivers (everyone needs a ticket!).

Thursday, February 9
10:30–11 am and 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free.

Book for 10:30 or 11:30 or call 215.278.7200; call to cancel.

Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights

Family Tour: Highlights

Explore some of the most important works in the Barnes collection in a family-friendly way, and learn to see like an artist.

Sunday, February 12
2:30–3:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free with gallery admission. Reservations required.

Second Sunday of each month

Reserve online or call 215.278.7200.

Good Boy Fergus

ARTime Storytime: Good Boy Fergus

by David Shannon

Follow Fergus as he experiences the perfect doggy day—well, except for his bath, of course! Best for children aged 2–5 and their caregivers (everyone needs a ticket!).

Thursday, February 16
10:30–11 am and 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free.

Book for 10:30 or 11:30 or call 215.278.7200; call to cancel.

Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights

Family Tour: Art Themes

Explore the collection on thematic tours, so visitors of all ages can see the collection like never before.

 

Sunday, February 19
2:30–3:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free with gallery admission. Reservations required.

Third Sunday of each month

Reserve online or call 215.278.7200.

ArtSee Activities: Shape of Things

ArtSee Activities: Here Comes the Sun

Here comes the sun!  Picture a sundrenched still life, collage a Vincent sunshiny bag, and sculpt a sunscape in celebration of Vincent van Gogh’s brilliant birthday!

Sunday, March 5
1–4 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free drop-in for all ages.

Visit the galleries with a Free First Sunday ticket.

Sky Color

ARTime Storytime: Sky Color

by Peter H. Reynolds

Marisol paints a sky without blue. Explore the colors of the sky in your own work of art. Best for children aged 2–5 and their caregivers (everyone needs a ticket!).

Thursday, March 9
10:30–11 am and 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free.

Book for 10:30 or 11:30 or call 215.278.7200; call to cancel.

Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights

Family Tour: Highlights

Explore some of the most important works in the Barnes collection in a family-friendly way, and learn to see like an artist.

Sunday, March 12
2:30–3:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free with gallery admission. Reservations required.

Second Sunday of each month

Reserve online or call 215.278.7200.

Planting a Rainbow

ARTime Storytime: Planting a Rainbow

by Lois Ehlert

See how each flower adds to a brilliant rainbow of color, just like the garden you’ll grow. Best for children aged 2–5 and their caregivers (everyone needs a ticket!).

Thursday, March 16
10:30–11 am and 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free.

Book for 10:30 or 11:30 or call 215.278.7200; call to cancel.

Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights

Family Tour: Art Themes

Explore the collection on thematic tours, so visitors of all ages can see the collection like never before.

 

Sunday, March 19
2:30–3:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Free with gallery admission. Reservations required.

Third Sunday of each month

Reserve online or call 215.278.7200.