The Walters Art Museum


musem activities for children and families

Walk, Wonder & Create Tours

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Free, pre-registration required 
Third Saturdays, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (choose one)
Recommended for ages 6-8.  One guardian per two children required.
Graduated from our pre-k program?  Join the big kids and their adults for our popular Walk, Wonder, and Create family tours! For ages 6 and up, this 45-minute experience allows families to enjoy an interactive tour of the Walters’ collection and create artwork that relates to the theme of the tour.
Miss the tour? Grab an expert! Our educators are standing by to take you to their favorite object.


NEW! Art Accents Bilingual Tours

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Members: $10 per child; Non-members: $15 per child, pre registration required
Fourth Sundays, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Recommended for ages 6-12.  One guardian per two children required.
​Art Accents Bilingual Family Tours offer children  6-12 years old and their adult companions an opportunity to immerse themselves in art and language through interactive gallery tours led by educators who are fluent in Spanish and English.  Families will practice language together in a creative, arts-enriched environment in order to strengthen language acquisition and familiarity, critical thinking skills, and intergenerational learning. Tours will be led by bilingual museum educators who will guide participants through exploration, conversation, and discovery.

Upcoming ArtAccents Programs


ArtAccents Bilingual Tour: Flowers/Flores

Sunday, April 27, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

ArtAccents Bilingual Family Tours offer children 6-12 years old and their adult companions an opportunity to immerse themselves in art and language. Acentos Artisticos, toures dirigidos por educadores bilingües para familias ofrecen a los niños entre los 6-12 años y sus acompañantes una oportunidad para practicar el Ingles y el Español.

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ArtAccents Bilingual Tour: Drama/La Drama

Sunday, May 25, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

ArtAccents Bilingual Family Tours offer children 6-12 years old and their adult companions an opportunity to immerse themselves in art and language. Acentos Artisticos, toures dirigidos por educadores bilingües para familias ofrecen a los niños entre los 6-12 años y sus acompañantes una oportunidad para practicar el Ingles y el Español.

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Upcoming Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours


ArtAccents Bilingual Tour: Flowers/Flores

Sunday, April 27, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

ArtAccents Bilingual Family Tours offer children 6-12 years old and their adult companions an opportunity to immerse themselves in art and language. Acentos Artisticos, toures dirigidos por educadores bilingües para familias ofrecen a los niños entre los 6-12 años y sus acompañantes una oportunidad para practicar el Ingles y el Español.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Lights, Camera, Action! (Morning Session)

Saturday, May 17, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

The Walters’ galleries are your stage and the surrounding works of art are your props! Improvise and perform a production inspired by the museum's collection

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Lights, Camera, Action! (Morning Session)

Saturday, May 17, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

The Walters’ galleries are your stage and the surrounding works of art are your props! Improvise and perform a production inspired by the museum's collection

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Lights, Camera, Action! (Afternoon Session)

Saturday, May 17, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Enjoy an interactive tour of the Walters collection, and then create artwork that relates to the theme of the tour. This month, "Lights, Camera, Action!" invites families to improvise and perform a production inspired by the museum's collection.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Lights, Camera, Action! (Afternoon Session)

Saturday, May 17, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Enjoy an interactive tour of the Walters collection, and then create artwork that relates to the theme of the tour. This month, "Lights, Camera, Action!" invites families to improvise and perform a production inspired by the museum's collection.

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ArtAccents Bilingual Tour: Drama/La Drama

Sunday, May 25, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

ArtAccents Bilingual Family Tours offer children 6-12 years old and their adult companions an opportunity to immerse themselves in art and language. Acentos Artisticos, toures dirigidos por educadores bilingües para familias ofrecen a los niños entre los 6-12 años y sus acompañantes una oportunidad para practicar el Ingles y el Español.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Set in Stone (Morning Session)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Carve, cast, model and make! Surround yourself with marble busts, bas-reliefs, and bronze figures as we celebrate three-dimensional art. Sculpt with the best of them in the artists’ studio.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Set in Stone (Morning Session)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Carve, cast, model and make! Surround yourself with marble busts, bas-reliefs, and bronze figures as we celebrate three-dimensional art. Sculpt with the best of them in the artists’ studio.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Set in Stone (Afternoon Session)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Carve, cast, model and make! Surround yourself with marble busts, bas-reliefs, and bronze figures as we celebrate three-dimensional art. Sculpt with the best of them in the artists’ studio.

MORE INFO »


Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: Set in Stone (Afternoon Session)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Carve, cast, model and make! Surround yourself with marble busts, bas-reliefs, and bronze figures as we celebrate three-dimensional art. Sculpt with the best of them in the artists’ studio.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tour: A Whale of a Tale (Morning Session)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Ahoy! Dive into a world of underwater treasures. Swim with the fish, sway with the seaweed, and submerge yourself in art inspired by the ocean. Then, splash your way down into our studio to make your own aquatic-inspired artwork.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tour: A Whale of a Tale (Morning Session)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Ahoy! Dive into a world of underwater treasures. Swim with the fish, sway with the seaweed, and submerge yourself in art inspired by the ocean. Then, splash your way down into our studio to make your own aquatic-inspired artwork.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: A Whale of a Tale (Afternoon Session)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Ahoy! Dive into a world of underwater treasures. Swim with the fish, sway with the seaweed, and submerge yourself in art inspired by the ocean. Then, splash your way down into our studio to make your own aquatic-inspired artwork.

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Walk, Wonder, and Create Tours: A Whale of a Tale (Afternoon Session)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Ahoy! Dive into a world of underwater treasures. Swim with the fish, sway with the seaweed, and submerge yourself in art inspired by the ocean. Then, splash your way down into our studio to make your own aquatic-inspired artwork.

MORE INFO »