Plan your visit for one of our special exhibitions! Resources may include gallery labels, lesson plans, gallery guides, resource packets and more!
Explore themes across cultures and through time. Hunts are a fun and engaging way to see the galleries if your time is limited.
All the tools teachers and group leaders need to lead their own K-12 tours at VMFA.
Teacher-directed Gallery Activities6
Focus on any work of art in any gallery and facilitate an engaging and enriching experiences for your group.
Pre-visit and post-visit activities6
Prepare your students for their tour at VMFA, or help them continue to explore what they saw on their visit.
On-Site Teacher Workshops6
Offered on-site at the museum, these workshops offer dynamic possibilities and innovative ideas for interdisciplinary learning.
Student and Family Guides6
VMFA Student and Family guides will help you explore the galleries with interactive activities along the way.
Classroom Activity packets are full of information and suggestions based on single works of art in VMFA’s collection.
Written by VMFA Educators, these plans include the background details, supply lists, and instructions for completing art-focused lessons.
Enjoy “Take and Make” activities! These printable art activities relate to an object or collection at VMFA.
Art and Artist Videos6
Learn about various art topics and see what some artists have to say in their own words!
Art and Artist Audio Files6
Listen to various art topics and hear audio clips related to VMFA artworks.
General Art DVDs6
In-depth world-class video documentaries available for check out on a variety of topics including art, art history, and culture. Open up a world of learning!
Art in depth!6
Explore topics on art history and on objects in the VMFA collection.