Families at CMA

Columbus Museum of Art offers a variety of experiences for family audiences, plus free admission for children 3 and under.

What to Do As a Family

Look for great works of art and unique, hands-on activities in the Big Idea Gallery.
Explore the Wonder Room, this experimental gallery has always been a place for intergenerational exploration, play, connection and discovery. Art is displayed in unexpected ways, and custom, hands-on activities are featured prominently near great works of art to inspire creativity in this family-friendly space.
See art throughout the Museum galleries through hands-on activities, puzzles, and Join the Conversation stations. Check out what is on view now.
The Museum offers a variety of playful and creative studio experiences for people of all ages. CMA Studio engages creative thinking through material exploration and art making sessions.
Check out our Family Guide as a way to help inform how to explore and experience the Museum.


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