Families

Whitney Family Programs offer interactive tours, art making workshops, and special events that encourage kids and adults to learn about art together.


Open Studio

Saturdays and Sundays

For families with kids of all ages
Families are invited to make their own artworks inspired by works on view in the current exhibitions. Each week we offer a different art making project. 

Free with Museum admission.


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Family Access Programs
For Kids on the Autism Spectrum Ages 6–12 Years

The Whitney invites families with kids on the autism spectrum for a sensory-friendly guided gallery tour before the Museum opens to the public. Families create their own works of art in a hands-on studio activity. Check back soon for additional information.

Artist's Choice Archive

Lorna Simpson hands families examples of the bronze frames used in her work in the exhibition Blues for Smoke.

Artist’s Choice workshops brought contemporary artists and families together to share their ideas and opinions and create artwork inspired by conversations and activities in the galleries. 

See who we’ve worked with in Artist’s Choice


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