Families at CMA

Columbus Museum of Art offers a variety of experiences for family audiences, plus free admission for Children 5 and under. Family experiences include our new, free Experience Engagement Kits that contain safety and sanitation supplies for visitors using our hands-on activities. Free Experience Engagement Kits are available upon request from the Admissions Desk.

What to Do As a Family

  • Look for great works of art and unique, hands-on activities in the Big Idea Gallery.
  • Explore art throughout the Museum galleries through hands-on activities, puzzles, and Join the Conversation stations.
  • Check out these great programs:

Studio at Home 

In lieu of our 2020 Summer Art Workshops, Columbus Museum of Art is offering Studio at Home, a variety of playful and creative virtual experiences for students entering Preschool through 8th grade.  

Mobile Studio

Mobile Studio is a community outreach program that provides hands-on art activities at local festivals, fairs, libraries, and other cultural events. Look for Mobile Studio to visit an event near you.

Family Programs Sponsored by:

  • Women’s Board of the Columbus Museum of Art
  • Beaux Arts Auxiliary of the Columbus Museum of Art
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