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Toddler Thursdays
Event Details
Every Thursday
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Price
Free with Museum Admission
Location
High Museum of Art

Toddler Thursdays occur every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. These activities are FREE with Museum Admission. Explore a new theme each month, with related artworks, art projects, stories, and tours.

Toddler Thursday hours have been extended! New program times: 10 a.m.– 4 p.m. The art-making workshop will close for lunch and a short catnap from 1 to 1:30 p.m.


November: Around the World in Thirty Days

“Family” can be said in every language: famille, 家族, umndeni, familia. Grab your passport and travel with your family through the High’s collection to explore art from around the world.


November 2
Featured Artwork
Nellie Mae Rowe
American, 1900–1982
Pig on Expressway
, 1980
Crayon on paper
Gift of Judith Alexander, 2003.227

Art Project
On the Road: 10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Location: Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Story
Gaspard on Vacation (The Misadventures of Gaspard and Lisa), by Anne Gutman
Reading Times: 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Location: Meet in Gallery #407, Skyway Level, Stent Family Wing


November 9
Featured Artwork
Frederick Childe Hassam,
American, 1859–1935
Tuileries Gardens
, ca. 1897
Oil on canvas
Gift of Miss Mary E. Haverty for the J. J. Haverty Collection, 61.66

Art Project
Binoculars: 10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Location: Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Toddler Tour
Join us for an interactive gallery tour designed just for toddlers and their caregivers, offered on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month.
Tour Times: 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Location: Meet by the elevators, Third Level, Stent Family Wing


November 16
Featured Artwork
George Henry Hall
American, 1825–1913
Bric-a-Brac from Damascus, Rome, and Seville
, 1880
Oil on canvas
Gift of the West Foundation in honor of Gudmund Vigtel, 2010.130

Art Project
Take Flight: 10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Location: Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Story
Lisa in New York (The Misadventures of Gaspard and Lisa), by Anne Gutman
Reading Times: 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Location: Meet in Gallery #301, Third Level, Stent Family Wing


November 30
Featured Artwork
Francis Davis Millet
American, 1846–1912
The Expansionist (The Traveled Man)
, 1899
Oil on canvas laid on board
Purchase with funds from the Margaret and Terry Stent Endowment for the Acquisition of American Art, with funds from Alfred Austell Thornton in memory of Leila Austell Thornton and Albert Edward Thornton, Sr., and Sarah Miller Venable and William Hoyt Venable, general funds, and through prior acquisitions from Mr. and Mrs. George E. Missbach, Sr., 2000.199

Art Project
Treasure Map: 10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Location: Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Toddler Tour
Join us for an interactive gallery tour designed just for toddlers and their caregivers, offered on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month.
Tour Times: 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Location: Meet by the elevators, Third Level, Stent Family Wing


Family Fun at the Woodruff Arts Center is sponsored by the Lettie Pate Evans Foundation, which is part of the family of foundations that also includes the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation. The Lettie Pate Evans Foundation is an independent private foundation that invests primarily in education, arts, and culture.