The Walters Art Museum


musem activities for children and families

Free Family Festivals

Family Festival

Several times a year the Walters hosts museum-wide family festivals. Please join us on these special days and enjoy amazing performances, make your own works of art, discover the new installation for free, and much more! All ages welcome.

Check out pictures from past festivals on Flickr

Upcoming Family Fesitvals


Free Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Family Festival

Free Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Family Festival

Saturday, January 17, 2015
10:00 AM–04:00 PM

Celebrate the life and achievements of one of our nation’s greatest heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through theatrical and musical performances.

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Free Chinese New Year Celebration

Free Chinese New Year Celebration

Sunday, February 22, 2015
12:00 PM–03:00 PM

Join us for art activities and traditional Chinese performances in honor of the year of the Sheep. No registration required; just walk in and enjoy!

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Free African American Family Festival

Free African American Family Festival

Saturday, March 21, 2015
10:00 AM–04:00 PM

Join us in honoring the rich African American culture that has made our world a beautiful place through music, story, and art!

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Free Spring into Science Family Festival

Free Spring into Science Family Festival

Saturday, April 18, 2015
10:00 AM–04:00 PM

Spend the day immersed in the wonders of science and art! No registration required; just walk-in and enjoy!

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