Free; registration required
About the Event
It’s the first Sunday of the month, which means free admission at the Barnes! Discover the meaning of wings in art and let your imagination take flight. Find birds (and fantastical winged creatures!) in our galleries and learn more with our fun family activities. Plus, see our special exhibition Suzanne Valadon: Model, Painter, Rebel in the Roberts Gallery.
Registration opens Thursday, November 4, at 10am.
The health and safety of our staff, visitors, and community is our priority. Please note that our visitor guidelines have changed, in keeping with current guidance from the City of Philadelphia.
10am – 4pm
Join us for artful activities and games that feature wings and flight! Perfect for the whole family—ages 2 and up.
Pennsylvania German. House and Bird on a Tree (detail), 19th century. BF1162. Public Domain.
10:30 – 11am; 11:15 – 11:45am
Baby Wordplay brings stories and fun, perfect for families and little ones ages 2 and up. This month’s tales find us soaring through the skies!
1 – 4pm
November is Native American Heritage Month! Catch exciting performances by Native Nations Dance Theater throughout the day.
Free First Sunday Family Days at the Barnes
PECO Free First Sunday Family Day events offer no-cost admission to the collection galleries as well as an array of family-friendly activities, including arts and crafts, musical performances, and interactive workshops.