Youth + Family

There's always something for kids to do! Check out our Family Fun brochure (PDF) to help plan your visit.

Kids 12 and under are free every day thanks to Kohl’s

Drop-in Activities—Every Day!

Museum Moments Cards, inspired by Vroom

Have fun and stimulate the growing brains of your child age 0-5 with activity cards that give you ideas for ways to enjoy looking at art together.

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio

Swing by to make art every day the Museum is open from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. (until 7 p.m. on Thursdays)! Families can explore different art materials and techniques used to create the art works in the Museum’s Collection. Check out the ever-changing themes for upcoming Open Studios.

Kohl's Art Generation Lab: Haitian Art

Immerse yourself in the art and culture of Haiti—past and present—in this new exhibition drawn from the Museum’s collection of Haitian art. Learn about the importance of community, family, religion, and more through music, photography, and a variety of activities. Learn more about the Kohl's Art Generation Lab.


Designed for a full range of ages and attention spans, ArtPack activities can be used in the galleries each time you visit the Museum. ArtPacks are free and available from the ArtPack Station during regular Museum hours.

Drop-in Programs—Plan Ahead!

Kohl's Art Generation Family Sundays

Experience art with your family! Enjoy hands-on art activities, interactive performances, family tours, visiting artists, and more! These lively Sunday events take place five times a year—see all upcoming Kohl's Art Generation Family Sundays to find out more.

Play Date with Art

It's never too early to learn to love art! Drop in and make art together, in this monthly program designed especially for our youngest visitors. Stop and sing along during Singing Time at 10:30 and 11:15 a.m.—see all upcoming Play Date with Art events for more information, including monthly themes!

Stroller Tours

Explore the Museum together, Fridays before Play Date with Art, on this special guided tour. Ages 3 and under (with adult). Reservations required.

Register for Stroller Tours

Story Time in the Galleries

Come hear a story that relates to a work of art in the galleries, and then create your own story or drawing to take home—Story Time in the Galleries is every Saturday at 10:30 a.m.

Art Classes for Kids—Go Deeper!

Youth Studio Classes

Calling all young art enthusiasts! Build on your love of art and making things, in Youth Studio Classes at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Classes are for kids 6–10 and 11–15. Scholarships are available!

Summer Art Camps

Be inspired by the Milwaukee Art Museum's exhibitions and Collection. Explore art in the galleries during fun-filled, interactive tours, and create hands-on projects in the Kohl's Art Generation Studio. Each class has a special focus on a different media and includes time for making drawings in a personalized sketchbook. Take one Summer Art Camp class, or the entire series!. Scholarships are available!