Family Programs

Stories from India

July 13 – Oct 1
Thursdays | 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturdays and Sundays | 1pm-4pm | All ages

Aruna Kharod performing dances and stories from India.
Program included with Admission, 1st floor galleries

Austin Museum Day

Sunday | September 17, 2017
1pm-4:00pm | All ages

Look, question, and create as part of the 20th Annual Austin Museum Day!

Have fun participating on a creative day out through a variety of activities, including:

And in addition to free admission, enjoy free parking at Brazos Garage.

Some information about Rangoli:
Rangoli is an art form native to the region encompassing Nepal, India, and Bangladesh. You can find rangoli on both inside and outside floor spaces, and they are made from materials like dyed flour, sand, rice, or flower petals. Rangoli are usually made during festivals or celebrations and are associated with good luck and welcoming. Patterns are passed down through generations and often made by the family together. Representational and abstract representations of nature are recurring design themes.

Holiday Family Day

Saturday | December 9, 2017
11am-2pm | All ages

Celebrate the holidays with the Blanton Museum of Art! Enjoy exploring the special exhibition and permanent collection galleries while engaging in fun conversation, and searching for creative inspiration to make festive art in our WorkLAB Studio that you can keep for yourself or give to your loved ones as a gift.
Program included with Admission.

Explore UT

Saturday | March 3, 2018
11am-4pm | All ages

Enjoy new exhibitions and educational at activities related to themes within the Blanton collection, as we open our doors for Explore UT. This all-ages event highlights the exciting role of art in university life. Be inspired to create, share, and discover.
Admission and all activities are free.

Blanton Block Party

Saturday | March 24, 2018
All ages

Event details coming this spring! Admission and all activities are free.


Our Programs will return Summer 2018.

For more information about our Family Programs please email