All in-gallery events at the Museum are canceled. Please check back for updates.

Junior Artists at Home

Enjoy Junior Artists with free videos online! Kids can see exactly how to create their own art project inspired by a work of art in the Museum’s collection. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.

MFA Playdates at Home

Enjoy MFA Playdates with free videos online! Listen along to a story and make art during a themed, 15-minute video, with new videos every couple of weeks.

Art Connections Cards Family Activity

Explore the MFA with your children! Search for objects and images—from cats and flowers to mythical creatures to arms and armor—to learn interesting facts and get ideas for art-making activities. Each activity focuses on a specific theme, linking intriguing objects from many cultures. Download these self-guided activity sheets or pick up a copy at the Sharf Visitor Center when you visit the Museum. Recommended for all ages.

Visiting with Kids and Family

The MFA is a great place to bring children. Learn how to make the most of your Museum visit.

Studio Art Classes and Workshops

The MFA offers studio art classes and workshops for families, children, teens, and adults, taught by experienced educators who are also professional artists. Students are invited to question, explore, experiment, and solve problems as they create and interact with art.

View upcoming classes for kids