Calendar / Type: Family

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Free Family Day - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

It’s magic! Explore the All Matterings of Mind exhibition and get inspired to make your own magical works of art. The Duke Chemistry Society will present “The Magic of Chemistry” and magician Joshua Lozoff will dazzle all ages with his close-up magic in the Great Hall.

 
Free Family Days take place on select Sundays from 12-4 PM. On these days families visiting the museum enjoy live entertainment, create hands-on projects and explore exhibitions with a gallery hunt. Materials will be available in English and Spanish.

 

Admission to the museum is free on Family Days.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Special Family Program: 5P1N0K10 (Spinokio) Part II - 10:30 AM

Join us for the exciting second act of the Hip Hopera, following last year’s world premiere at the Nasher. This Afro-Futuristic take on Carlo Collodi’s classic Pinocchio includes hand-crafted puppets by Tarish “Jeghetto” Pipkins, projections and a live score performed by DJ and musician Pierce Freelon. Free with admission.

 

Special Family Program: 5P1N0K10 (Spinokio) Part II - 11:30 AM

Join us for the exciting second act of the Hip Hopera, following last year’s world premiere at the Nasher. This Afro-Futuristic take on Carlo Collodi’s classic Pinocchio includes hand-crafted puppets by Tarish “Jeghetto” Pipkins, projections and a live score performed by DJ and musician Pierce Freelon. Free with admission.

 

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Free Family Day - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Creative collisions at the Nasher! Get inspired by places where visual art, poetry and dance intersect! The Arts in Action LEAP team will present an energetic dance performance inspired by art on view. Poetry Fox will set up his typewriter to create original poems for visitors. Watch an artist create new works of art ─ and then make your own, at activity stations throughout the museum.

 

Admission to the museum is free on Family Days.